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

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Tamil Repatriates in Madurai Problems and Prospects

and Prospects Cole P Dodge Paul D Wiebe Many Tamil estate workers from Sri Lanka have been repatriated to India over the years. This study presents information relevant to an understanding of their conditions of life, as these occur among those settled in colonies in and around Madurai. Where possible, comparisons are drawn between repatriates and resident groups of people, repatriates from Sri Lanka and repatriates from Burma and repatriates employed in industries and repatriates otherwise employed.

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