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Municipal corporation of Delhi to regularise 16,000 safai karamcharis

February 21, 2022 8:42 pm

There are around 32,000 sanitation workers employed by the North MCD, of which 17,000 are permanent.

Delhi: Half of Covid dead under municipal corporations are safai karamcharis

May 28, 2021 8:09 am

They have also been involved in sanitisation work since the Covid pandemic broke out. The data shows that 16 of 29 deaths in South MCD, 25 of 49 in North MCD and 8 of 16 deaths in East MCD were of those engaged in sanitation exercises.

Invisible and unheard: India’s women manual scavengers

July 30, 2021 7:52 pm

While working to rehabilitate and support manual scavengers, one of the first steps should be to recognise the women engaged in this work and prioritise their needs.

Sanitation workers protest outside MC building, say can't wear GPS watches

October 24, 2020 10:32 am

The employees in a communication had also stated that “their workers can even die” after wearing these watches and it affects their privacy as there were attempts to make them “bonded labour”.

50 dead cleaning sewers in first 6 months of 2019, says panel report

July 24, 2019 7:32 am

This data, although startling, is, by NCSK’S own admission, a gross underestimate since it includes figures for only eight states — Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Delhi, Punjab, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu — out of 36 states and Union Territories.

Two days of no work, garbage heaps pile up across East Delhi

August 18, 2015 3:09 am

Civic corporation says shortage of cleaners on account of Independence Day led to pile-up.

‘Civic agency regularised 85 safai karamcharis employed for a day’

January 11, 2014 2:52 am

Officials used departmental inquiry shield to avoid criminal liability: Probe

Safai karamcharis to get free check-ups

May 24, 2012 1:48 am

The East corporation has decided to conduct free health check-up camps for its safai karamcharis,gardeners and nullah cleaners every week.

MCD to give affordable housing to sanitation staff

April 16, 2011 2:29 am

To mark the occasion of Ambedkar Jayanti,the Municipal Corporation of Delhi started the process of allotting affordable houses to sanitation workers under the Dr Ambedkar Housing Scheme on Thursday.

Day 2: Talks fail but strike hasnot hit surgeries,claims PGI

March 17, 2011 1:11 am

The PGI Operation Theatre Technicians’ Association continued its strike for the second day today.