By- Sagar Kumbhare and Akash Poyam
Centre for Equity Studies colleagues Sagar Kumbhare and Akash Poyam have recently attended the “Justice Denied: Death of workers engaged in manual scavenging while cleaning septic tank or sewer” Report release event in Delhi. They also met with the families of manual scavenging death victims at the event venue. In this blog, they have shared some tragic stories of manual scavenging deaths; and some crucial information, facts, and figures gathered from the event.
By – Diego Maiorano (@diegoemme)
The finance ministry can continue to quibble, but the stark fact is that decades of underspending in education and health may result in India wasting its demographic dividend.