What was indentured labour?
CBSE Class 10
CBSE Class 10 Social
2018-03-03 10:13:03 UTC
This was a form of labour widely used in the plantations from the mid- 19th century.
Labourers worked on the basis of contracts, which gave immense power to employers.
Employers could bring criminal charges against labourers and punish and jail them for any non-fulfilment of contracts.