President, PM greet workers on May Day

A woman cleans the floor while the family dines. Thousands used to help families like this before and also earn money but they were not considered workers under the Labour Act, hence losing certain benefits and protection. The recognition, however, came last December, and this is the first May Day they are observing as workers. The photo was taken in a Dhaka city apartment recently. Photo: Collected
Published by daily star at: 12:00 AM, May 01, 2016 / LAST MODIFIED: 01:55 AM, May 01, 2016 Read more…