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Creating Healthy Opportunities for Work and Knowledge Amongst Migrants in Delhi

Workers at labour chowks are employed for short-term projects like household repairs and renovation. A survey of labour chowks in Navi Mumbai found considerable incidence of contract enforcement problems. Migrant workers belonging to linguistic and caste minorities were often denied complete wages. With no social networks or enforced policies to support them these migrant groups are marginalized at labour chowks.

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