Bezwada Wilson, a Magsaysay winner who eradicated manual scavenging in India
Manual scavenging was termed illegal under the 1993 Manual Scavenging Prohibition Act
Bihar elections 2020: Who is talking about safai karmacharis?
The Bihar govt refuses to identify manual scavengers; the latter continue to face abuse and death threats
Manual scavenging prohibition Bill: how effective?
Activists say provisions for rehabilitation in the Bill are vague, and will only work to perpetuate existing problems