Kodagu: In a bid to implement the Prohibition of Employment as Manual Scavengers and their Rehabilitation Act – 2013, the manual scavenger survey commenced in the District from Friday December 3. The survey will be conducted till Wednesday December 8.
The camp will be held from 10.00 am to 5.30 pm at identified panchayats in Madikeri Taluk limits that include Kantharu-Murnad Gram Panchayat and Sampaje Gram Panchayat.
Those engaged in manual scavenging prior to 2013 can visit the camp and submit their details along with the required documents. The survey is being done to identify those who are engaged in manual scavenging in the District