India: ‘Untouchable’ Dalits Still Forced to Collect Human Waste

Cleaning of sewers, removing night soil (human excreta) with a broom, descending into manholes find a place in the National Career Services Portal set up by the government as part of the Skill India programme.

Low-caste Dalits are pressured into the hazardous job of emptying public and private latrines despite legal prohibitions

Source: India: ‘Untouchable’ Dalits Still Forced to Collect Human Waste

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