Amnesty for curry chefs


by NADEEM BADSHAH CAMPAIGNERS WANT SUPPORT FOR STAFF WORKING ILLEGALLY IN UK CAMPAIGNERS are demanding an “am­nesty” for restaurant staff working ille­gally in Britain to free them from being exploited by rogue bosses. The groups have revealed that some chefs and kitchen staff from south Asia are being treated like slaves – by being paid below the minimum wage and forced to live in cramped and dirty housing by their employers. In some cases, such workers are paid in cash without their employers deducting in­come tax or National Insurance and they also do not get sick leave or holiday pay. Some…

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