migrant labourers

Migrant labourers leave Mumbai in packed trains fearing lockdown

Migrant labourers leave Mumbai in packed trains fearing lockdown

Mumbai: Amid the surge in COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra, trains at Mumbai's Lokmanya Tilak Terminus were seen packed with migrant workers...Read More

BLOOD ON THE TRACKS: Maharashtra govt issues death certificates after 10 long months to Madhya Pradesh migrant labourers' families

BLOOD ON THE TRACKS: Maharashtra govt issues death certificates after 10 long months to Madhya Pradesh migrant labourers' families

The 16 migrant labourers from Madhya Pradesh who had lost their lives after being run over by a goods train during the nationwide Covid-1...Read More

Bhopal: As human rights take a beating, Samaritans lend a hand

Bhopal: As human rights take a beating, Samaritans lend a hand

This year’s Human Rights Day theme relates to the Covid-19 pandemic.

'Gaman': Play on migrant labourers' plight performed at Bhopal school

'Gaman': Play on migrant labourers' plight performed at Bhopal school

All the artistes depicted how the labourers plodded their weary way, carrying bags and baggage on their heads, shoulders and in their han...Read More

Madhya Pradesh: Migrant labourers roped in building rural infrastructure, says CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Madhya Pradesh: Migrant labourers roped in building rural infrastructure, says CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Chouhan virtually dedicates 1584 infrastructures projects worth over Rs 106 crores in villages

Migrant labourers turning out to be a poll issue in Bihar

Migrant labourers turning out to be a poll issue in Bihar

The migration of labourers is turning out to be a poll issue for the opposition parties in Bihar. Tejashwi Yadav, leader of the oppositio...Read More

Small units face migrant workers’ shortage

Small units face migrant workers’ shortage

Despite the labour shortage accelerating a shift to automation, entities in the manufacturing sector will be facing headwinds in the near...Read More

Migrant workers who left for their native places, return back to Mumbai for employment opportunities

Migrant workers who left for their native places, return back to Mumbai for employment opportunities

With most states gradually lifting travel restrictions, many migrant labourers who had left for their native places after coronavirus loc...Read More

Sonu Sood launches mobile app to help migrants find job opportunities

Sonu Sood launches mobile app to help migrants find job opportunities

Actor Sonu Sood on Wednesday launched an app to offer support to workers in finding right job opportunities in various sectors across the...Read More

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

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