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“We’re trying to send missions to Mars, but don’t harness tech to stop manual scavenging”

By 7 Oktober 2021Agustus 30th, 2023No Comments

Expressing serious concern over the persistence of manual scavenging in 22 states of India, social activist and National Convener of the Safai Karamchari Andolan, Bezwada Wilson said that his mission would not be over until manual scavenging is fully eliminated. Referring to the plight of women who are forced to persist in manual scavenging for earning their daily bread, Wilson, while inaugurating a new centre at RV University,  expressed deep pain and declared that he would not rest until last woman who is engaged in cleaning dry toilets is liberated.

Read the full opinion piece (via Edex Live)