Though the state labour department had initiated a process to issue biometric identity cards to migrant workers coming from different parts of the country, it is yet to materialize.
Govt told Parliament it allocated about 4 LMT foodgrains per month for May, June
An order issued by the General Administration Department allowing asymptomatic migrant labourers to work in exclusively marked zones has triggered a controversy.
The minister, however, said that the center took all necessary measures to ensure that during the period of the inevitable lockdown, no citizen should be deprived of basic amenities
It is insensitive, to say the least, for the Union government to refuse to compensate migrant families who lost their near and dear ones making the trek back home.
Union Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar told Lok Sabha that the government does not have data on the number of migrants who died or were injured while returning to their native places during lockdown.
The paper found that the fixed costs like travel cost, or the risk of going out and not finding work are not large.
The advisory made it clear that migrant workers should not be put to any financial hardship on account of testing and any treatment/quarantine required to be undertaken by them.
More than a thousand workers from Nepal have been crossing the Customs at Kailali District of Southern Plain of Nepal to rejoin their jobs in India.
Sources said the funds were released in June and were supposed to be utilised within 125 days.
Each morning at 7, as many as 30 children from a hamlet in Nagarbhavi gather at an open space to learn from their friendly neighbour, a 30-year old police-teacher.
Although various states have filed their reply but the states of Maharashtra and NCT of Delhi have not filed their affidavits in compliance of our order dated July 31, 2020, said the bench,
NHAI projects worth Rs 14,410 crore have been hit in the State due to labour shortage
... compel contractors and developers to fall back on migrant workers who are slowly returning
State CEO HR Srinivasa directed the DMs through videoconferencing to arrange spacious places for counting of votes and also strong room facilities for keeping the votes in safely.