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Six months and counting: Small businesses feel the pinch as workers refuse to return

Moneycontrol | 23/09/2020 12:02 PM | Click to read full article

While the Covid-19 lockdown has been eased across the country in a bid to boost manufacturing activity and small businesses, reverse migration has hit the latter hard. About 20-30 percent of employees still don’t want to return due to virus fears and worries that there may be no work.

"The owner called me several times saying business is getting affected. But what is the guarantee that they won’t fire me if I go back?” 

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