migrant labourers

In pics: This artist's poignant portraits of migrant workers will make you pause

In pics: This artist's poignant portraits of migrant workers will make you pause

Amid coronavirus pandemic, we have seen people channeling their inner artist and coming up with wonderful artwork. And some people find t...Read More

‘Corona is better than hunger’: Why UP migrant labourers want to return to Mumbai

‘Corona is better than hunger’: Why UP migrant labourers want to return to Mumbai

Migrant labourers who have returned to their native state Uttar Pradesh from various parts of the country during the COVID-19-induced loc...Read More

Madhya Pradesh: In Nagda, Mohanshri Foundation helps over 400 stranded persons reach home

Madhya Pradesh: In Nagda, Mohanshri Foundation helps over 400 stranded persons reach home

Manoj Rathi Bardanwala, director of Mohanshri Foundation set up a camp for the migrants who were marching towards their homes on foot.

Migrant's 'messiah' Sonu Sood meets Maha CM Uddhav and Environment Minister Aditya Thackeray

Migrant's 'messiah' Sonu Sood meets Maha CM Uddhav and Environment Minister Aditya Thackeray

After being titled the 'messiah' for migrant labourers in India, actor Sonu Sood on Sunday met Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray and State ...Read More

2 workers reach Mumbai against all odds, only to find their train tickets are unconfirmed

2 workers reach Mumbai against all odds, only to find their train tickets are unconfirmed

Last two days were the most difficult 48 hours for this daily wager

Bhopal: Efforts on to provide employment to labourers returning to Madhya Pradesh

Bhopal: Efforts on to provide employment to labourers returning to Madhya Pradesh

Millions of labourers are returning to their home states by trains or buses. In Madhya Pradesh too, nearly six lakh workers have returned...Read More

Labourers set off for Mumbai on
foot, but Cyclone Nisarga holds them back

Labourers set off for Mumbai on foot, but Cyclone Nisarga holds them back

Following in the steps of a group of his colleagues who set off to Mumbai from Ratnagiri on foot, Gopal Singh, 31, too did the same, acco...Read More

Madhya Pradesh: Over 14.37 lakh labourers have returned to their hometown amid lockdown, says official

Madhya Pradesh: Over 14.37 lakh labourers have returned to their hometown amid lockdown, says official

Over 14.37 lakh labourers have returned to their hometowns in Madhya Pradesh amid the coronavirus-induced nationwide lockdown, a senior o...Read More

Indore: 'Shramik' special train with over 1,200 migrant labourers leaves for West Bengal

Indore: 'Shramik' special train with over 1,200 migrant labourers leaves for West Bengal

A 'Shramik' special train carrying around 1,250 stranded migrant workers left Indore in Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday for Bardhaman in West B...Read More

Migrant worker in Mumbai asks, 'when will it be our turn to board a Shramik special?'

Migrant worker in Mumbai asks, 'when will it be our turn to board a Shramik special?'

Surviving in Mumbai without work is very difficult for us daily wagers. Therefore, we now want to go back home to Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh...Read More

Coronavirus in Mumbai: Migrant labourers forced to shell out savings to travel back home

Coronavirus in Mumbai: Migrant labourers forced to shell out savings to travel back home

A group of labourers hailing from West Bengal were struggling to make their end meet ever since the lockdown was imposed

Coronavirus in Mumbai: Pappu Khan among other migrant labourers to suffer amid lockdown

Coronavirus in Mumbai: Pappu Khan among other migrant labourers to suffer amid lockdown

With no money for him to continue living at hi amid the lockdown, Pappu Khan from Bhiwandi was compelled to borrow hand loan from his con...Read More

Bombay HC asks Maha govt to submit report on steps taken for migrant workers by June 2

Bombay HC asks Maha govt to submit report on steps taken for migrant workers by June 2

Taking note of the congregation of migrant workers at railway stations and bus stands in Maharashtra as they wait for their return to the...Read More

Migrant labourers needn't pay for Sharmik train, states will pay: Railways

Migrant labourers needn't pay for Sharmik train, states will pay: Railways

Sending and receiving states coordinate and pay for the ticket fee says Vinod Kumar Yadav

Migrant exodus leaves powerloom city in disarray

Migrant exodus leaves powerloom city in disarray

Bhiwandi is known for its powerloom industry but amid the Covid-19 pandemic, these units have completely shut down.

As migrants walk back home, businessman hires A320 aircraft to fly 4 family members from Bhopal to Delhi

As migrants walk back home, businessman hires A320 aircraft to fly 4 family members from Bhopal to Delhi

As migrants walk back home amid the coronavirus outbreak, a Bhopal-based high net worth individual booked a 180-seater A320 plane of a pr...Read More

Madhya Pradesh: Migrant woman onboard special train gives birth to baby boy

Madhya Pradesh: Migrant woman onboard special train gives birth to baby boy

Though being in an advanced stage of pregnancy, she decided to travel to her home

Watch: Baby plays with dead mother's shroud at Muzaffarpur station in Bihar

Watch: Baby plays with dead mother's shroud at Muzaffarpur station in Bihar

The plight of migrant workers and poor is difficult to understand. The visuals we see everyday of these migrant workers are horrific and ...Read More

Around 17 lakh people returned to UP in over 1265 trains, says Additional Chief Secy Awanish Awasti

Around 17 lakh people returned to UP in over 1265 trains, says Additional Chief Secy Awanish Awasti

UP Additional Chief Secretary said that around 23 lakh migrant labourers have returned to UP

Madhya Pradesh: Migrants loot food cart at Itarsi railway station

Madhya Pradesh: Migrants loot food cart at Itarsi railway station

Another incident surfaced bringing to fore the hurriedness and helplessness of the migrant labourers. In a viral video, few migrant labou...Read More

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