Madras HC moved for payment of interest to families of deceased Manual Scavengers

Meera Emmanuel October 4 2017
Manual Scavengers

A petition has been filed in the Madras High Court praying to direct the payment of interest in addition to the mandatory compensation payable to beneficiaries under the Prohibition of Employment as Manual Scavengers and their Rehabilitation Act, 2013.

The petition filed by NGO ChangeIndia, through its director A Narayanan, was heard today by the First Bench of Chief Justice Indira Banerjee and Justice M Sundar.

The petitioner has reiterated that, following the Supreme Court verdict in . . .

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