User: nitinj Topic: Refugees
Category: Migrants
Last updated: Mar 30 2020 21:27 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Strict action against ration dealers involved in black marketing: Kejriwal 30.3.2020 DNA
The Delhi Chief Minister also stated that people who don't have ration cards will also be given ration by the Delhi government.
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Health ministry says ‘overzealous employee’ sprayed disinfectant on migrants in Bareilly 30.3.2020 Scroll.in
A video of the incident showed two men dressed in full protective gear spraying a group of people, including children, who were squatting on the road.
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Coronavirus: Former Indian football captain Bhutia provides shelter to migrant workers in Sikkim 30.3.2020 Scroll.in
Migrant workers of unorganised sectors, desperate to return home, have been badly hit after the lockdown was imposed from midnight on Tuesday.
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Turning stadiums into jails and treating migrants as criminals: Why Modi’s apology rings hollow 30.3.2020 Scroll.in
Genuine contrition would have been an admission from the government that its policies have caused unnecessary pain and that it would now correct its course.
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No plan to extend 21-day lockdown: Govt 30.3.2020 The Assam Tribune
No plan to extend 21-day lockdown: Govt
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Lack of money, food drove migrants back to home 30.3.2020 The Assam Tribune
Lack of money, food drove migrants back to home
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Migrants sprayed with 'disinfectant' in Bareilly 30.3.2020 Rediff: News
After the incident, several migrants, including women and children, complained of burning sensation in their eyes. Admitting the mistake in a tweet, District Magistrate Nitish Kumar attributed it to 'over-active' civic bodies personnel and said actin is being taken erring officials.
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'Modi should send dal-chawal to the poor' 30.3.2020 Rediff: News
Sheela Bhatt visits a large urban basti a mere 20-minute drive from the prime minister's home to discover a story of grim struggle in the time of lockdown.
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Do the poor feature in Modi ki Duniya? 30.3.2020 Rediff: News
'Wasn't it the PM's duty to reach out to the daily wagers of whom he claims to have been a part?' asks Jyoti Punwani.
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Lack of money, food drove migrant workers back home 30.3.2020 Rediff: News
After covering several kilometres on foot along with their families, the labourers, who reached Charbagh bus station in Lucknow on Saturday and Sunday, said there was no point staying in Delhi as they have exhausted their funds and it would be better for them to return to their homes.
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Panic bigger problem than virus: SC on migrant exodus 30.3.2020 Rediff: News
The SC sought a status report from the Centre by Tuesday on the measures taken in view of the large-scale migration of labourers from cities
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Coronavirus: Villagers in Bihar, UP report returning migrant workers to the police 30.3.2020 Scroll.in
Some villages in Bihar have refused entry to people even from neighbouring areas.
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Lockdown scenes: Migrant labourers sprayed with disinfectant meant for sanitising buses in UP 30.3.2020 Scroll.in
The workers went from Delhi, Haryana, and Noida in special buses arranged for them.
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Coronavirus: SC asks for Centre’s report on steps taken amid migration of workers 30.3.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The top court noted that migration of labourers due to panic over the spreading Covid-19 was becoming a bigger problem than containment of the disease.
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Coronavirus lockdown: In Goa, panic runs high as household food stocks run low 30.3.2020 Scroll.in
Chief Minister Pramod Sawant has drawn heavy criticism for his handling of the crisis.
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'Migration of workers should be over in 2-3 days' 30.3.2020 Rediff: News
'We expect the movements to come down to a trickle or even to stop at all these places,' says NDRF DG Satya Pradhan.
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Lockdown: Stranded in Kerala’s Kottayam, migrant labourers demand facilities to travel back home 30.3.2020 Scroll.in
Interstate public transport facilities have been largely stopped across the country.
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Covis-19 lockdown: Two Delhi IAS officers suspended for ‘serious security lapses’ 30.3.2020 Scroll.in
The Ministry of Home Ministry has also issued showcause notices to two other officers.
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No plan to extend 21-day lockdown: Govt 30.3.2020 Rediff: News
The 21-day lockdown is aimed at checking the spread of the coronavirus.
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Coronavirus: Centre sets up 11 empowered groups to contain outbreak 30.3.2020 Scroll.in
These have been tasked with identifying problem areas to formulate plans, strategise operations and take steps for time-bound implementation of policies.
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