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

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POLITICS-Symbolic but Significant

dian women working as house-maids is the highest, almost 40 per cent, among foreign workers engaged as such; second, the re- hiring of these women for return to Kuwait has been quite brisk since the end of the Iraqi occupation; and third, reports appearing in the media, Indian as well as foreign, of maltreatment of Indian house-maids in Kuwait have been on the increase. Indeed, concern has been voiced in parliament on this score.

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