The Daily Existential Travails of a Laborer: Ashwini L

OnĀ  11th September, 2018 at around 4pm, a laborer came to the office to file his complaint. He gave a call to labor helpline in the morning but most of us were at the awareness campaign at Kopar Khairane Naka, so no one was there to receive the call in the office. The laborer called…

The Hustle & Bustle for a ‘Yellow Card’ in Mumbai: Ashwini.L

At 10.30 a.m. on 4th September 2018 I called the Labour Commissioner’s office, Khanda colony to ask the respective officer about his availability. I have to submit one labour form to him, but I was told that he went to Mahad for some office work. When Mr. DK, my supervisor came to office he gave…

Urban Livelihoods: Ashwini L

At 10.30 a.m. on 4th September 2018 I called the Labour Commissioner’s office, Khanda colony to ask the respective officer about his availability. I have to submit one labour form to him, but I was told that he went to Mahad for some office work. When Mr. DK, my supervisor came to office he gave…