Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022

North Indian migrant workers


Punjab: Migrant workers ‘missing’, local farm workers demand 50% raise

June 04, 2020 11:14 am

Paddy sowing begins June 10; Punjab panchayats pass resolution capping the rates for transplantation.

Migrants stranded in Bapu Dham buffer zone being sent back to native states

May 28, 2020 11:17 am

So far, 279 Covid-19 cases have been reported in Chandigarh, of which 209 are from Bapu Dham Colony-26.

Out of work and money, ‘domestic helps’, including two minors, start walking to Hardoi

May 22, 2020 4:23 pm

With restrictions on entering societies for work, the three sisters were asked to come to work only after over three months.

17 Shramik special trains cost the admin `70 lakh, nine more trains arranged, starting from today

May 22, 2020 4:13 pm

Migrant leaders demand more trains to cater to the number of migrants.

‘My luggage has reached UP, I am stuck in Haryana ...can’t go back to Punjab now’

May 21, 2020 11:44 am

A group of 80, including Ranbir and his family, had left for Hardoi in May 15. Five days later, they are divided between two shelter homes in two different states - Yamunanagar and Saharanpur and their luggage is on its way to Hardoi, but still not home.

Bedridden migrant worker wheeled by kin to Jalandhar rly station, only to be ‘chased away’

May 19, 2020 11:26 am

Since they live 40 km away and have no means of transport, they went to a bus stop near the station, hoping to stay there.

Haryana govt faces flak over video of police lathi-charging migrants

May 18, 2020 5:04 pm

Yamunanagar SP says they resorted to ‘mild force’ after migrants pelted stones at police.

With no Shramik train from Hoshiarpur, migrants from district descend on Jalandhar

May 15, 2020 1:29 pm

As they waited in a makeshift shed along the way around 10 km from Phagwara on Thursday, a thunderstorm lashed the spot making them scurry for better cover.

Haryana Roadways to resume service in 10 dists, only 30 passengers per bus

May 15, 2020 11:23 am

Further, no passenger will be allowed to board the bus without online booking as conductors will not issue tickets during the journey.

Trinamool Congress to organise North Indian migrant workers in Kerala

April 25, 2015 10:20 pm

TMC state president said the party does not need any introduction among the migrant workers from Bengal.