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Operated 1,565 'Shramik Special' trains, ferried over 20 lakh migrants: Railways

IndiaTimes Tuesday, 19 May 2020 ()
"Under the leadership of PM @NarendraModi, more than 20 lakh workers have been sent to their homes by the Railways on 1,565 Shramik Special trains," the railway minister Piyush Goyal said. According to data till Monday night, more than 496 trains have originated from Gujarat and 17 more are in the pipeline, while over 266 trains have already started from Maharashtra, with 37 more in the pipeline.
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