Informal Workers Current Affairs, GK & News

e-Shram: 70% informal workers SC, ST, OBCs

On India’s first centralised database of unorganised workers, e-Shram portal, more than 7.86 crore registrations have been done till date. Out of this number, 40.5 percent belong to Other Backward Classes (OBCs), 27.4 percent general category, 23.7 percent scheduled castes (SCs) and 8.3 percent to scheduled tribes (STs). Highlights These estimations are significant as they ..

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NHRC advisories on Bonded Labourers & Migrant Workers

National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued advisories on bonded labourers & migrant workers amid covid-19 cases. What are those advisories? Advisories were issued to ministries and states to look after adverse impact of covid-19 on labourers and migrant informal sector workers. NHRC, looking after adverse effects of pandemic on different sections of society, issued ..

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