ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Educational Backwardness of Muslims

dustry. At the same time they have been largely indifferent in implementation of the act on an industry-wide basis. Unions take up instances on a piece-meal basis at the plantation level. A union may agitate in a plantation for new houses or for improvement of water supply. The indifference of the unions can be observed from the reports of the labour department of West Bengal which note that though the department carried out a number of prosecutions it received no complaints from the workers or their trade union representatives regarding violation of the act.

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