[Manual Scavenging] We take advantage of their innocence and send them down; it cannot go on in any civilised place: Madras High Court

Chief Justice Sanjib Banerjee also pointed out there is an element of untouchability and perpetuation of the caste system when manual scavengers are engaged.
Manual Scavenging
Manual Scavenging

The inhuman practice of manual scavenging cannot go on and must be stopped immediately, the Madras High Court said on Wednesday.

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