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

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Migrant Women from West Bengal

The migration in increasing numbers to affluent cities like Delhi of poor, landless women from several West Bengal districts has important implications for policy-making at central and state levels. While on one hand, it points to the failure of development and reform activity in the state; on the other it illustrates the absence of relevant support mechanisms, especially offering financial assistance.

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