Migrant workers outside their dormitory rooms at Cochrane Lodge II on April 16. Photo: Reuters Migrant workers outside their dormitory rooms at Cochrane Lodge II on April 16. Photo: Reuters
Migrant workers outside their dormitory rooms at Cochrane Lodge II on April 16. Photo: Reuters

Coronavirus: after Little India riot, Singapore promised migrant workers decent housing. What happened?

  • Some 13,000 migrant workers in dorms – mostly from India, Bangladesh and China – have tested positive for Covid-19 since the start of April
  • Their living conditions have now become a matter of national debate amid criticism they were in the government’s blind spot

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Migrant workers outside their dormitory rooms at Cochrane Lodge II on April 16. Photo: Reuters Migrant workers outside their dormitory rooms at Cochrane Lodge II on April 16. Photo: Reuters
Migrant workers outside their dormitory rooms at Cochrane Lodge II on April 16. Photo: Reuters
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