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‘Farmers are skilled workers’

delhi Updated: Jan 14, 2011 23:07 IST
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Farmers would be considered as skilled workers and insurance companies cannot reduce the compensation under the Motor Vehicle (MV) Act on the ground their work required no formal education, a Delhi court has said.

“Though each farmer of this country may not be educationally qualified as yet and it may yet be a dream, but that does not mean he is not skilled for tilling his fields,” the court said.