Exodus of migrant labourers and forecast of bad weather amid the apple harvest season are keeping fruit growers in Kashmir on edge.
Their phones and earphones were recovered from the site which indicates that James Oran and Ganesh Oran could have been listening to music or talking to someone when the accident took place.
District Labour Officer P A Firoz said the remaining migrants would also be vaccinated as per the availability of doses.
The convict Parshuram Nayak (45) of Nuaguda in Kalahandi district was an associate of middlemen, who had cut off the right palms of the labourers as punishment.
Education of children of migrant labourers of the State has come to a halt with schools closed and classes going virtual since the Covid-19 outbreak.
The BRO denied the accusations of the chief minister and claimed that there are a number of labourers who are working for the organisation for a decade.
There is labour surplus as farm labourers from Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, who had returned to Punjab after the lockdown restrictions were lifted, stayed back despite the deadly second wave.
Hundreds of migrant labourers are crowding the Chennai Central as they wait for tickets in the two trains leaving Chennai COVID-19 special train and Dhanbad Express.
In view of the second wave of Covid-19, the state government has given additional responsibilities to the task forces constituted at the village and gram panchayat level.
For this, a district-level monitoring committee has been constituted.
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She demanded that vaccines should be administered for free, especially the poor, Dalits and tribals, and economic assistance should be given to them.
Violators will be punished under sections of the Epidemic Diseases Act.
The nation saw mass exoduses when Lockdown 0.1 was announced and migrant labourers started fleeing to their native places, many barefoot.
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BSP chief lauded the Centre's move to organise the four-day-long 'Tika Utsav', a special vaccination drive launched on April 11, to ramp up inoculations against the coronavirus disease.