‘We have no money for food or rent’: plight of Bangladeshi garment makers – The Guardian

Clothing factory workers in Bangladesh were hit twice by Covid-19, once when their factories closed, and again when global retailers cancelled orders

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Akhi Akter, 30, at home in Ashulia, says she hasn’t been paid for two months she worked before she fell ill with Covid symptoms. Photograph: Sazzad Hossain/The Observer

Nazmin Nahar, a 26-year-old garment worker and mother of two in Dhaka, Bangladesh, is living on borrowed rice. She hasn’t had the wages to pay for food or rent for more than

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