What do the Safai Karmacharis want?

Apr 08, 2019, 01:34 PM

Ahead of 2019 Lok Sabha elections and for the first time ever, Safai Karmachari Andolan (SKA), a national movement to eradicate manual scavenging released their manifesto on April 4, at Indian Social Institute, New Delhi. The manifesto lists the specific demands made by the manual scavengers to break the shackles of caste, patriarchy, and for the recovery, reconstruction, and reclamation of their fundamental right to live with dignity. The Suno India Show spoke to Mr Bezwada Wilson, National Convener of Safai Karamchari Andolan. on what their demands are from political parties.