By Zia Haq, Deeksha Bhardwaj, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 09, 2021 07:24 AM IST
The platform will allow migrants to register themselves and secure a unique ID to access the portal from a CSC. The CSCs are points of access to a host of government digital services across the country and there are nearly 400,000 of them.
PTI | , Ghaziabad
PUBLISHED ON APR 21, 2021 05:45 AM IST
The number of workers returning home swelled due to rise in Covid-19 cases.
PUBLISHED ON APR 20, 2021 08:50 AM IST
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By hindustantimes.com | Written by Shankhyaneel Sarkar, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON APR 18, 2021 12:48 PM IST
- Lockdown like measures introduced by several state governments meant a loss of livelihood for many migrant workers working in India’s major cities.
PTI | , Ahmedabad
PUBLISHED ON APR 08, 2021 02:49 PM IST
Government officials on Thursday claimed the number of those leaving was very low and people cannot be stopped from moving from one place to another.
By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 20, 2021 01:27 AM IST
The incident took place near Kosamba village, around 60 km from Surat, when the truck driver apparently lost control over the vehicle after hitting a sugarcane laden tractor. The deceased included six men, eight women and a baby girl.
Hindustan Times, Bhubaneswar | By Debabrata Mohanty | Edited by Sparshita Saxena
UPDATED ON SEP 13, 2020 12:10 AM IST
Railways officials said the rush for seats in these trains is such that no seats are available till September 20.
Hindustan Times, Kanpur | By HT Correspondent | Edited by Abhinav Sahay
UPDATED ON SEP 11, 2020 09:48 AM IST
RSS cadre have been engaged in several welfare activities during the current crisis created by Covid-19 outbreak.
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Oliver Fredrick | Edited by Sparshita Saxena
UPDATED ON AUG 28, 2020 04:20 PM IST
Railway officials say possible reverse migration of workers may have led to rise in passenger occupancy rate.
Hindustan Times, Patna | By Rakesh Singh |Edited by Anubha Rohatgi
UPDATED ON AUG 09, 2020 06:10 PM IST
Tractor dealers say that they are struggling to meet the demand in August which is generally considered lean for the sale of these farm machines.
Hindustan Times | By Saubhadra Chatterji
UPDATED ON JUL 30, 2020 08:24 AM IST
The panel has also sought an expansion in the definition of migrant workers, adding that the proposed social security fund must cover all workers who are not covered under provident fund or Employees’ State Insurance.
Madhya Pradesh govt’s employment initiative for migrant workers falls flat, private players show little interest
Hindustan Times, Bhopal | By Ranjan | Edited by Sparshita Saxena
UPDATED ON JUL 23, 2020 08:39 AM IST
The state government launched ‘Rozgar Setu’ web portal on June 10 to bring the migrant labourers and employers/job providers on a common platform so that the latter could choose the workforce as per their requirement.
Hindustan Tims, Patna | By Reena Sopam| Edited by Sabir Hussain
PUBLISHED ON JUL 18, 2020 09:36 PM IST
Most of them were reported to have been suffering from depression, anxiety, apprehensions and sleeplessness.
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Brajendra K Parashar | Edited by Sparshita Saxena
UPDATED ON JUL 16, 2020 02:07 PM IST
Of the total 37.61 lakh returnee migrants that the Yogi Adityanath government profiled in June to find them jobs according to their skill sets, some 20.37 lakh were found to be skilled.
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Akhilesh Nagari
UPDATED ON JUL 14, 2020 05:47 PM IST
The states have been asked to prepare a database of children who have left the local area for their homes in other states or other parts of the same state.
Hindustan Times, Bhopal | By HT Correspondent | Edited by Sparshita Saxena
UPDATED ON JUN 27, 2020 08:50 AM IST
The commission will work on the welfare of migrant labourers and their families, creation of employment opportunities and skill development.
Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By HT Correspondent | Edited by Anubha Rohatgi
UPDATED ON JUN 22, 2020 09:42 PM IST
Bengal’s Panchayat minister Subrata Mukherjee alleged that the state had been “intentionally” left out of the PM Garib Kalyan Rozgar Abhiyan .
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com |Edited by Anubha Rohatgi
UPDATED ON JUN 13, 2020 05:09 PM IST
The issue of lack of workforce is being faced by almost every industry ever since lakhs of migrant workers went back to their native towns and villages on Shramik Special trains started by the Indian Railways on May 1.
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Umesh Raghuvanshi | Edited by Anubha Rohatgi
UPDATED ON JUN 12, 2020 03:12 PM IST
The source of the 170 km long river is Dhannag lake, a pilgrimage centre on the Barabanki-Sitapur border. Authorities hope the restoration work will help in ensuring smooth flow of the river which ultimately merges with the Gomti river in Ayodhya.
Hindustan Times, Berhampore | By Sreyasi Pal | Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi
UPDATED ON JUN 11, 2020 03:54 PM IST
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) state leadership alleged that chief minister Mamata Banerjee wanted to stop the return of the migrants as it would expose the lack of job opportunities in her state.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Anubha Rohatgi
UPDATED ON JUN 10, 2020 11:11 AM IST
The state unit of National Real Estate Development Council (NAREDCO) had, on May 29, signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Uttar Pradesh government to provide employment to 2.5 lakh migrant workers who had returned to the state.
Hindustan Times, Hyderabad/Lucknow | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu/Urvashi Dev Rawal/Aneesha Sareen Kumar | Edited by Sparshita Saxena
UPDATED ON JUN 10, 2020 08:03 AM IST
As the industries and realty sector resumed operations in full swing from May 17, the employers tried to bring back workers, especially the skilled ones, who were needed to start work.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Jamie Mullick
UPDATED ON JUN 10, 2020 10:43 AM IST
UP, Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Odisha and Assam have registered a sharper rise in coronavirus cases than the rest of the country.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent | Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi
UPDATED ON JUN 09, 2020 03:08 PM IST
Home minister Amit Shah was drawing attention to Bengal CM’s criticism of running migrant trains, accusing the railways of packing in most migrants in one train instead of running several of them.
‘58 lakh migrant workers ferried to native places till date, over 4,000 Shramik special trains operated’: Indian Railways
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Sparshita Saxena
UPDATED ON JUN 06, 2020 04:24 PM IST
Indian Railways has conducted the operation by running 4,286 Shramik special trains till now.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi
UPDATED ON JUN 05, 2020 04:00 PM IST
The hearing comes days after the top court took suo moto cognisance of the issue and passed several orders to help migrants reach home.
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Oliver Fredrick | Edited by Anubha Rohatgi
UPDATED ON JUN 03, 2020 11:28 PM IST
With the Indian Railways resuming partial services and running 200 special trains from June 1 following Unlock 1 when several curbs have been relaxed, migrants have started returning going back to their jobs in other cities as savings have dried up for many of them.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Anubha Rohatgi
UPDATED ON JUN 03, 2020 06:35 PM IST
From the five railway stations in Delhi, 242 of these special trains were run in the last one month. Of these, 111 took migrants to Bihar and 101 terminated in Uttar Pradesh.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Anisha Dutta | Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi
UPDATED ON JUN 02, 2020 05:44 PM IST
There were at least 1,461 accidents over the course of the nationwide lockdown - from March 25 to May 31 - in which at least 750 people were killed, including 198 migrant workers. There were 1,390 who got injured, according to the data.
Patna | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Anubha Rohatgi
UPDATED ON JUN 02, 2020 05:31 PM IST
While health coordinators in Bihar have been distributing condoms at Covid-19 quarantine centres, ASHA workers have been distributing them during door-to-door screening of people in home quarantine.