One figure that came to mind when writing this essay was Marilyn Monroe, because in her era she had so much attraction, maybe because society wasnt used to such beauty, that people (men in general) hyped her level of attraction. Tea plantation industry in West Bengal first started on the hills of Darjeeling. Former slaves were forced to work in the plantations but at minimum wage.
They wanted to become rich within a very short time. Guwahati Gateway to North East India. 2 pages, 509 words. At present, the wage of the workers.85. North East part of India, particularly eastern Assam and area around Darjeeling produce more than 20 of worlds tea. And their numbers are further increasing. The region in West Bengal where tea plantation industry developed was covered with dense wild-forest ever since the beginning.
4 pages, 1784 words, the Term Paper on Cultural Patterns between the Sugar Industry and slavery in the Caribbean. Occupying a major part of Jalpaiguri district, the Western Dooars is known as Bengal Dooars and the Eastern Dooars the Assam Dooar. Without love, without beauty. They were over worked and underpaid. Female workers are preferable for plucking leaves. To the north of West Bengal stands the East Himalayas as a natural backdrop. Surprisingly enough, the wages fixed in 1891 for tea labourers in Dooars as well as in Jalpaiguri district were continued till 1947. Derived from the word doors (doors to Bhutan this region also forms a gateway to the hill stations of North Bengal, Sikkim, Bhutan and the North-Eastern states. Though the effort of cultivation of tea started in the 40s of the 19th century, it gained commercial image in 1986. So, the government of Bangladesh should take effective measures to increase its production as well as to improve its quality. I think it still continues to be, though the corporations rather than individuals now own most estates. Tea garden in Sylhet, Bangladesh, plucking of leaves: The tea leaves are plucked four times a year in April, June, July and August.
They were also lured by the false promises of leisure activities like cultivation, hunting, etc. Whenever because of temporary recession the question of decreasing management cost in tea estate was raised, the tea-owners authority solved the problem by cutting down the wages, by compelling them to overwork or by depriving workers of their benefits. Tea gardens carry a very colonial image in my mind.