Migrant Workers
Jharkhand  /  Published 07.06.21

STATE DIGEST: Four children rescued from river

Dhanbad: The Bokaro Chamber of Commerce and Industries on Monday extended moral support to a one-day dharna staged by Bokaro MLA Biranchi Naryan in front the district collectorate office against the p...
By Our Bureau

West Bengal  /  Published 06.06.21

Suvendu’s remark rattles BJP

The BJP’s Nandigram MLA and leader of Opposition in the Assembly, Suvendu Adhikari, on Saturday indicated his party could create problems for lakhs from Bengal who work in BJP-ruled states, prom...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar, Anshuman Phadikar in Calcutta, Ghatal

West Bengal  /  Published 03.06.21

Firhad Hakim meets bereaved kin

State municipal affairs minister Firhad Hakim arrived in Malda on Wednesday and met the bereaved families of the two migrant workers who died in the Varanasi mishap on Tuesday. He handed over cheques...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda

West Bengal  /  Published 22.05.21

Lockdown: Indian workers flee Bhutan

A group of 38 Indian labourers fled Bhutan under the cover of darkness early on Thursday morning as wages truncated because of Covid-19 and the resultant lockdown in the Himalayan kingdom were making ...
By Anirban Choudhury in Alipurduar

Jharkhand  /  Published 21.05.21

Dumka: bus sent to bring workers

The Jharkhand government on Friday sent a bus to Nepal to bring back 26 labourers of Dumka stranded in Sindhupalchok district of the neighbouring country. The chief minister’s office made the a...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


North East  /  Published 20.05.21

300 buses from Kerala stuck in Assam

“When I spoke to them, I came to know they are not able to return because there are no passengers and they have no money. They need anywhere between Rs 80,000 and Rs 1 lakh for the return trip. ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 19.05.21

Pass system launched for urgent travel

The Bengal government has decided to reintroduce entry and exit passes to facilitate the travel of people in emergency cases after hundreds of migrant workers landed in distress because of harder rest...
By Vivek Chhetri, Anirban Choudhury in Darjeeling, Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 17.05.21

Test rider stalls return of workers

Over 400 migrant workers packed in 10 buses coming from Assam were not allowed to cross into Alipurduar district in Bengal as none of them could produce Covid-19 negative certificate, a pre-condition ...
By Anirban Choudhury, Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum), Alipurduar

India  /  Published 16.05.21

Covid: Govt stops migrant survey

By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 14.05.21

SC: Free rations for migrants

By R. Balaji in New Delhi


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