Discrimination in Relation to Employment Law

Author: Indrani Lahiri

India is a land of diversity, essentially, a multicultural, multiethnic, multilingual and multi-religious society. This diversity has a tremendous bearing at the workplace and discrimination rears its ugly head time and again as people from diverse backgrounds, regions and ethnicities come together to work for a living. The government has taken several legislative steps and measures to counter the plague of discrimination. This article analyses the various kinds of discrimination that are prevalent in Indian society, specifically in the work environment, along with measures taken by the government to eradicate the same.

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