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World Bank unit's wage scandal at Tata tea estates a lesson in due diligence

Women pick tea at a plantation in Assam. (Photo by Yuji Kuronuma)

NEW DELHI -- A World Bank Group lender's credibility has been threatened over questions involving its investment in the tea plantation unit run by Indian conglomerate Tata group, following complaints that the company pays workers just half the minimum wage.

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