Articles by: Akhil Mangla

No Right To Education In  The Pandemic?

No Right To Education In  The Pandemic?

“Education should be so revolutionized as to answer the wants of the poorest villager, instead of answering those of an imperial exploiter.” Mahatma Gandhi With Article 21A being introduced in the Constitution, elementary education became a fundamental right to all the children from the age of six to fourteen years. With the Right to Education Act 2009, it became the[Read More…]

by December 7, 2020 Life/Philosophy
Manual Scavenging: Why law alone cannot solve the crisis?

Manual Scavenging: Why law alone cannot solve the crisis?

In no country, people are sent to gas chambers to die –Hon’ble Supreme Court of India on manual scavenging The Prohibition of Employment as Manual Scavengers and their Rehabilitation (Amendment) Bill, 2020 aims to bring stricter provisions for the safeguard of the manual scavengers in terms of compensation for sewer deaths, rehabilitation plans and provision of safety equipment at work.[Read More…]

by November 16, 2020 India