States face daunting task of evacuating millions of migrants
Thursday, 30 April 2020 () A day after the Union home ministry opened the floodgates for the return of stranded migrant workers and others to their native places, the Herculean challenge of handling the logistics of registering, screening, transporting and quarantining lakhs of returnees appeared to weigh down states like Bihar and UP, which between them have close to 42 lakh people waiting to return.
A month after millions of people, mostly migrant workers were stranded without work in different parts of the country, the Union home ministry has finally allowed states to repatriate them to reach home. Violence flared near the IIT Hyderabad campus in Telangana on Wednesday as hundreds of migrant...
As economic activities resumed with easing of lockdown restrictions, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman while talking to ANI Editor Smita Prakash said that the government will make plans for migrant..