1896, imposing poll tax on Indians in Natal, ... indentured Indian immigrants that the successive employers of Indians under original indenture ...
|Indentured Indians. A Brief History(1860-1910)||
White farmers needed labour on sugar farms.
Natal sugar farmer JAMES SAUNQERS, who had previously owned sugar plantations in MAURITIUS on which he employed Indian labour; strongly motivated for Indian labour to be imported into Natal.