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Friday, Aug 07, 2020
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Migrant

May 01, 2020 23:53
Congress’s reaction came aday after the Union government released guidelines for transporting workers, students and others who are stuck away from their home states because of the lockdown imposed to prevent the spread of the coronavirus disease. read more
May 01, 2020 23:46
The new deaths and cases took to 236 the number of fatalities claimed by the coronavirus disease and 4,721 the number to have tested positive for Covid-19 in Gujarat to date. read more
Apr 30, 2020 23:28
The home ministry approval is primarily aimed at the 1.4 million people who have been housed in 38,000 relief camps set up by the government and non-profit sector, the official said, referring to reports that millions of people could travel from cities to villages. read more
Apr 30, 2020 23:26
Delhi Police commissioner SN Shrivastava said that the home ministry in its order has issued certain instructions to the states and union territories — which included developing standard protocols for receiving and sending stranded people. read more
Apr 30, 2020 23:25
The UP government has appointed nodal officers to coordinate with other state government and district administrations to enable the return of migrants and to take care of them at geotagged shelter homes. read more
Apr 30, 2020 22:58
The UP government has established quarantine centres across the state to house seven lakh migrants and the chief minister has directed officers to increase the centres’ capacity for 10 lakh. read more
Apr 29, 2020 00:14
The lockdown is scheduled to end on May 3, but there is no clarity on whether the exit will be total and if rail services will run soon after. read more
Apr 22, 2020 00:02
States like Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Chhattisgarh, West Bengal, Assam and Jharkhand have asked Rajasthan to facilitate the return of their stranded students as they were making arrangements for their travel back home. Uttarakhand had earlier arranged for the return of its students from Rajasthan. read more
Apr 21, 2020 21:56
According to a senior police officer, it appears to be a natural death, but his body has been sent for a post-mortem examination to ascertain the cause of death. read more
Apr 19, 2020 04:47
Migrant labourer Mahesh Jena pedalled 1,700km across India over seven days to reach home. His biggest challenge: Keeping the wheels moving. read more
Apr 16, 2020 23:13
The Union government has allowed charities and states to buy extra stocks of federally held foodgrains at a reserve but cheaper-than-market price as several migrant workers battle a food crisis. read more
Apr 15, 2020 18:56
Provide income and food support; communicate perils of travel read more
Mar 30, 2020 17:07
Clashes broke out on Monday after a group of over 500 migrant workers in Surat defied the lockdown and took to the streets in a bid to get back to their native places, while the police tried to stop them from leaving. read more