ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Development Process and Status of Women-Tanning Industry in Tamil Nadu

Tanning Industry in Tamil Nadu Millie Nihila The Factories Act 1948 prohibits the employment of women and children in the leather industry which is being promoted as an export-oriented industry. The provisions of the act notwithstanding, women are employed in large numbers in tanneries and in leather finishing processes.

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