Implement Prohibition of Employment as Manual Scavengers Act on war footing: Karnataka High Court

The Court expressed its deep anguish at the delay of nearly a decade in implementing the Act.
Implement Prohibition of Employment as Manual Scavengers Act on war footing: Karnataka High Court
Manual Scavenging

The Karnataka High Court recently directed the State of Karnataka and the Karnataka State Safai Karmachari Development Corporation to take steps to implement the Prohibition of Employment as Manual Scavengers & their Rehabilitation Act, 2013, on a "war footing", and to report compliance with the order within a period of three months [Antony v. State of Karnataka].

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