Migrant workers sit in the back of a lorry in Singapore. File photo: Reuters
Migrant workers sit in the back of a lorry in Singapore. File photo: Reuters
Bhavan Jaipragas
Opinion

Opinion

As I see it by Bhavan Jaipragas

Singapore’s migrant workers deserve better than to be ferried like livestock

  • The pandemic has served as a wake-up call to the level of dignity, or lack thereof, accorded to Singapore’s guest workers
  • Now that the government has vowed to improve their living conditions, it should also ban employers from transporting workers on the back of cargo vehicles

Migrant workers sit in the back of a lorry in Singapore. File photo: Reuters
Migrant workers sit in the back of a lorry in Singapore. File photo: Reuters
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