Migrant Workers
West Bengal  /  Published 02.11.21

22 men in J&K, families worry

Tens of thousands from Murshidabad and Malda used to go to the Valley’s apple orchards every year to earn better in orchards and carpet-making units...
By Alamgir Hossain in Bahalnagar (Murshidabad)

West Bengal  /  Published 27.10.21

‘Unsafe’ in Valley, workers return

Such a situation has made Abu Hasem Khan Choudhury send a letter to Narendra Modi, seeking his intervention and asking for security of these workers...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda

West Bengal  /  Published 26.10.21

CM call to create jobs

Mamata Banerjee tried to send out a message that the government was keen on creating employment opportunities in the state...
By Avijit Sinha, Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 22.10.21

2 workers jump off train, hurt

Both were rushed to Malda Medical College and Hospital, one with the sole of his foot chopped off and another with a head injury...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda

India  /  Published 17.10.21

Over 4 cr entries on e-Shram portal

The states of Odisha, West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Madhya Pradesh are at the fore front of this initiative with highest number of entries...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi


Jharkhand  /  Published 12.10.21

Jharkhand migrant workers to return

The migrants were allegedly assaulted by assailants instigated by supervisors of power projects between October 2 and 3...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 03.10.21

3 get life for murder of minor

Five others, also linked to the crime, have been jailed for three years and a fine of Rs 10,000 has been imposed on each of them...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda

West Bengal  /  Published 01.10.21

Migrant poll boost

Unofficial estimates put the number of migrant workers in the two constituencies at around 50,000, who were seen queuing up outside polling booths since early morning...
By Alamgir Hossain in Samserganj

India  /  Published 29.09.21

Silence after order on free rations

As no other state has registered such an ask from the Centre, the lack of response raises the question whether a bottleneck exists somewhere in the chain...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 24.09.21

Bus crash kills six workers

A number of passengers were rescued and the vehicle was pulled out around 2am on Thursday...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj


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