Emancipation of Bonded Labour: Still a Far Cry

A Field Report from  Santhal Pargana (Jharkhand)

In the beginning of 1980s, The Lok Samiti, an off-shoot of the Bihar Movement, had taken up a programme of identification and release of bonded labourers, in terms of the Bonded Labour System Abolition Act, 1976, in Deoghar, Mohanpur…