COVID-19 was declared as a pandemic by the Director-General of the World Health Organization on 11th March 2020. The crisis has not only had a significant and catastrophic effect on the lives of individuals all over the world but also … Continue reading Analyzing the Legality of UP Governments’ Ordinance on Exemption of Labour Laws
As we are aware of fact that Uttar Pradesh Cabinet has approved an ordinance, and Madhya Pradesh has promulgated an ordinance, to relax certain aspects of existing labour laws. Further, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Haryana, Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Assam, Goa, Uttar Pradesh, … Continue reading Issues with the Recent Labour Ordinances – A Critical Analysis
The countrywide lockdown announced on 24th of March, 2020 with an extremely short notice left thousands of migrant labourers in India in the state of a lurch. The poorly planned lockdown caused immense distress and ramified endless stream of migrant … Continue reading The Migrant Labour Crisis and the Dilution of Labour Laws in India: Shades of Modern Slavery?