Female Miners – India’s female miners toil over sandstone for the UK

Female Miners India’s mining laws effectively ensure that women are confined to less safe, insecure, manual work. Photograph: Anumeha Yadav   Female Miners In Bhilwara district, in the northern Indian state of Rajasthan, sandstone slabs form a makeshift fence around a field, marking the boundaries of a temporary worksite. In the centre, Seema, a tall young woman, lifts sandstone cobbles …