[Manual Scavenging] Cleaning of sewers, if done manually, should be in strict compliance with law: Karnataka High Court

It is unfortunate that even when a law is in place, its provisions are being violated by the State government, local bodies or by the contractors appointed by the local bodies, the Court observed.
Manual Scavenging
Manual Scavenging

Karnataka government and local bodies under the State should ensure that manual scavenging if done for cleaning sewers manually, should be carried out in strict compliance with the laws and rules in force, the Karnataka High Court ordered on Monday.

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