The Centre Announced a Plan to Eliminate Manual Scavenging by 2021; Will It Work?

If the new policies ignore caste, then manual scavenging will continue to wreak havoc on Dalit lives, experts say.

written by
Rajvi Desai
Nov 20, 2020
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AuthorRajvi Desai

Rajvi Desai is The Swaddle's Culture Editor. After graduating from NYU as a Journalism and Politics major, she covered breaking news and politics in New York City, and dabbled in design and entertainment journalism. Back in the homeland, she's interested in tackling beauty, sports, politics and human rights in her gender-focused writing, while also co-managing The Swaddle Team's podcast, Respectfully Disagree.