Kiwis are my slavery — the hellish life of a #Sikh labourer in #Italy

Italy is the world’s second top producer of kiwis and this area is also home to one of Europe’s largest Sikh communities. With their traditional red turbans and long beards, the men tend to the fields year-round.Deep Singh, a 40-year old fruit picker from the Punjab region in India, thought his worst nightmares were over when he succeeded in leaving his country and landing in Italy. But he was wrong. Since the past 13 years he has been living a hellish life under the authority of several landlords.

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