Tag: Migrant Labour

  • Compensation for Migrant Labour in Delhi

    Compensation for Migrant Labour in Delhi

    Information about the issue: Accidents in construction sites are a very common phenomenon. In the Delhi region, there have been several such cases recently in which laborers have suffered severe injuries and even succumbed to their wounds. However, migrant workers are generally not compensated adequately or, at all, by their employees for the accidents that […]

  • Social Security Policies for Migrant Labour: Struggles of Data Deficiency

    Social Security Policies for Migrant Labour: Struggles of Data Deficiency

    Coronavirus outbreak and the consequent nationwide lockdown has impacted nearly 40 million internal migrants, as per the World Bank, because of the uncertainty of their living conditions and their excludability in any specific demographic. The current pandemic saw an exodus of migrant workers, which made everybody unsure of the actual number of people who work […]

  • Social Security for Migrant Labour in India: An Overview

    Social Security for Migrant Labour in India: An Overview

    Migrant workers continue to face endless issues choosing to work in different States and cities, especially since they are mostly employed by the unorganized sector. Migrating from their hometown to an urban area in search for better opportunities puts them in a vulnerable position where they are forced to fend for themselves in less than […]