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Foxconn worker dies after jumping from window: China Labour Watch

The report comes after a small number of students were discovered in November working overtime in Foxconn's Chinese factory, violating local labour laws

Reuters  |  Beijing 

A worker at a factory in China operated by iPhone maker Foxconn died on Saturday after jumping from a window, according to a statement from China Labour Watch, a US-based activist organisation, which cited information from employees. Ming Li was a dispatch worker from an agency at the factory in Zhengzhou, the capital city of Henan province. He lived at the factory, one of the company's largest in China. It is still not known why he jumped, China Labour Watch said in an email. Foxconn's Chinese headquarters in Shenzhen could not be reached for comment outside of ...

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First Published: Sun, January 07 2018. 17:01 IST