Stories Tagged 'Freed kamaiyas'
After years of rehabilitation, the freed Kamaiyas (bonded labourers) at the Bani Camp in Kanchanpur are still struggling to earn their living.full story »
More than 700 of freed Kamaiyas (bonded labourers) in Dang district have been provided with land plots to build their homes. full story »
The erstwhile Kamaiyas or the bonded agricultural labourers have started building cemented houses and other structures at the old airport ground here even though they have not been issued with the land-ownership certificates by the bodies concerned.full story »
Sixty-five-year-old Lawaru Tharu, a former bonded labourer (Kamaiya), says he has felt no change in his life even after 17 years of the Kamaiya liberation.full story »
Mukta Kamaiya Samaj, an organisation representing freed Tharu bonded labourers, has demanded an increase in the grant provided to a homeless former Kamaiya family to purchase land to Rs500,000 from the existing Rs200,000.full story »