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Workplace discrimination: a young boy of the Dhobi caste washing clothes in Mumbai, India. Dhobis are part of the Dalit or ‘Untouchable’ caste. Alec Macdonald / Alamy Stock Photo

Caste in India: ‘blind recruitment’ for the civil service won’t fix the system

A recent report has recommended 'blind' recruitment for India's civil service to prevent caste discrimination. But this is unlikely to solve the problem of entrenched privilege.

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