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Migrant Labourers: stuck in a web of contractors, builders, lack of unions, welfare schemes

Rashmika Majumdar (a student at Asian College of Journalism, Chennai) The Madambakkam Lake is surrounded by windowless structures. On the one hand, there are multi-storied apartments, super specialty hospitals and offices of multinational companies, most of them grey, glass buildings. … Continue reading

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