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Wednesday, Sep 23, 2020

Migrant workers

Jun 10, 2020 08:02
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. read more
Jun 10, 2020 01:13
UP, Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Odisha and Assam have registered a sharper rise in coronavirus cases than the rest of the country. read more
Jun 09, 2020 12:40
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. read more
Jun 06, 2020 15:25
Indian Railways has conducted the operation by running 4,286 Shramik special trains till now. read more
Jun 05, 2020 15:20
The hearing comes days after the top court took suo moto cognisance of the issue and passed several orders to help migrants reach home. read more
Jun 03, 2020 23:26
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. read more
Jun 03, 2020 18:34
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. read more
Jun 02, 2020 17:43
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. read more
Jun 02, 2020 17:31
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. read more
Jun 01, 2020 16:04
As many as 4,891 people have been cured or discharged while the death toll stands at 217 in the state.  read more
May 30, 2020 01:13
According to the initial pact, around 1.25 lakh workers will be absorbed at Ghaziabad, Noida and Greater Noida in the national capital region, while the remaining 1.25 lakh will be taken for projects across other cities in Uttar Pradesh. read more
May 29, 2020 20:44
New registrations of migrants looking to go home have dropped drastically in the state as most have been dispatched. read more
May 28, 2020 17:19
Trivendra Singh Rawat instructed the officials that information about this scheme should be conveyed to every village so that the youth can avail of this scheme. read more
May 28, 2020 15:58
The top court also directed the states to provide food to the migrants wait for their turn to board train or bus. read more
May 28, 2020 14:06
The top court had earlier issued notices to the Centre and the state governments, saying there have been “inadequacies and certain lapses” on their part in dealing with the migrant workers’ situation. read more