ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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LABOUR-Dadan Workers in the Calcutta Metro

LABOUR Dadan' Workers in the Calcutta Metro Sandip Bandyopadhyay V Ramaswamy CALCUTTA'S Metro Project has been variously viewed as a white elephant or as the answer to the city's transport problem or even as the ultimate get-rich-quick scheme. It is also, however, the scene of tremendous worker exploitation. The 'dadan' system is one facet of such exploitation.

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