- “Zwigato” shows struggles of gig worker on food-delivery app
- India has about 8 million workers, many on low wages
- Film could help change our views of future of work
By Rina Chandran
Sept 8 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – A worker loses his job during the pandemic, and signs up to become a driver for a food-delivery app: this was the reality for millions in the past two years, and is also the story of a new Bollywood film that examines the gig economy in India.