Odisha migrants

Odisha administration aids safe return of five returnees from Chhattisgarh

However, his wife Laxmipriya’s delivery was due when they left Chhattisgrah on May 16.

published on : 27th June 2020

Migrant worker returning to Bengal from Hyderabad on foot dies in Odisha

The deceased, Hayar Mohamad, who worked as a mason in Hyderabad, was returning home in West Bengal's Paschimpara.

published on : 29th May 2020

COVID-19: Migrant influx worry for rural population of Odisha

Massive influx of migrant workers has become a cause of worry for residents of Ganjam, particularly those residing in rural areas of the district.

published on : 28th May 2020

State to pay Rs 5.5 crore to Railways for migrants travel

On resumption of bus services, the Minister said the Centre has asked the states to take a decision on this keeping in view the prevailing situation.

published on : 24th May 2020

Labourers in Puducherry set out on 1500 km cycle journey to reach home in Odisha

The firm owner, though, had not cleared their dues of two months prior to the lockdown.

published on : 16th May 2020

Odisha to bring in three ordinances to bolster rural economy

CM Naveen Patnaik has emphasised on wider implementation of MGNREGS and increase activities of Mission Shakti to create job opportunities for the returning migrants.

published on : 12th May 2020

COVID-19: One lakh more migrants set to return to Odisha

However, migrants from Surat have demanded that the number of special trains should be increased to bring all the stranded workers to Odisha.

published on : 11th May 2020

Over 1,000 Odisha migrants leave Chennai by special train

Twenty-two-year old Babu Ganga heaved a sigh of relief as he prepared to board a special train at the Central station here on Saturday.

published on : 10th May 2020

Lockdown: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik talks to Tamil Nadu counterpart for safe return of migrants

In a video conference meeting with Palaniswami, Naveen requested him to ensure that the stranded people from Odisha return in a smooth manner.

published on : 1st May 2020

Odisha couple pedals 900 km from Andhra Pradesh, now quarantined  

Hailing from Sindhiguda village under Khairput block limits, 24-year-old Trinath Sagaria and his wife Kabita worked as labourers at a farm in Telangana’s Karimnagar city.

published on : 26th April 2020

Odia workers recount Telangana torture tale

The labourers alleged that the owner is neither giving them proper food nor their wages. Besides, he has also restricted them from contacting their family members over phone.

published on : 27th February 2020