Who worked as plantation workers and what were the working conditions?
The British Government recruited tribals like Santhals,. Oraons (Jharkhand) and Gonds (Chattisgarh) as plantation workers.
The working condition of plantation workers were miserable as the following points suggest
(i) Plantation workers were getting low wages.
(ii) They did not receive any social security benefit.
(iii) They were not allowed to go to their native place.