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‘Kya Karte Bhukhe Marte?’: Migrant Workers Fight Joblessness, Discrimination
News18 | 31/05/2020 11:00 AM | Click to read full article
As large numbers of these migrant labourers reported normal behaviour of community upon their return, the treatment seemed discriminatory for 23.5 per cent and 5.2 per cent found it humiliating. “Kya karte bhukhe marte? Toh ghar se manga ke khate the (We had no option but to get someone to bring food from home. We would have starved to death otherwise).” With no resources or funds, they are apprehensive of a future with several fearing hunger.