BANGALORE: The Karnataka high court has ordered for constituting a monitoring committee which will function till completion of all construction work relating to Bangalore Metro Rail Project.
The committee has been asked to meet at least once in a month and also to assure strict enforcement of legal provisions in various labour laws.
A division bench headed by chief justice D H Waghela then disposed off a PIL filed by one Samuel Sathya Seelan, a social worker.
The petitioner had complained that no one is taking care of BMRCL workers or about their living conditions and authorities are only indulging in blame game and the attitude of the officers is very casual.
He further complained that the work conditions at work place are inhuman and the migrant workers are in a helpless condition and the norms under building construction workers act is violated.
Source..times of india