Shramik special trains

97 migrants died onboard Shramik trains during COVID-19 lockdown: Piyush Goyal

97 migrants died onboard Shramik trains during COVID-19 lockdown: Piyush Goyal

New Delhi: Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said that 97 migrants died onboard Shramik special trains during the COVID-19 induced lockdown.I...Read More

Rs 42 lakh loss as most Shramik trains left empty: Maharashtra govt to Bombay HC

Rs 42 lakh loss as most Shramik trains left empty: Maharashtra govt to Bombay HC

Reverse migration starts as thousands return to city for work

Belated but inexplicable activism of apex court

Belated but inexplicable activism of apex court

After initially adopting a hands-off approach to the migrants’ plight, rejecting PILs seeking directions to the Centre and States to orga...Read More

No more demand for Shramik trains from migrants: Maharashtra Govt to HC

No more demand for Shramik trains from migrants: Maharashtra Govt to HC

Maharashtra Govt pats own back, says it "took care" of migrants, sent them back home safely

Bengali Migrants in Mira-Bhayandar Await Shramik Trains

Bengali Migrants in Mira-Bhayandar Await Shramik Trains

For the past couple of days, scores of migrant workers from West Bengal have been eagerly waiting for calls from the district administrat...Read More

Mira Bhyandar: Bengali migrants in twin-city await Shramik Special trains

Mira Bhyandar: Bengali migrants in twin-city await Shramik Special trains

For the past couple of days, scores of migrant workers from West Bengal have been eagerly waiting for calls from the district administrat...Read More

At least 80 migrants have died on Shramik trains from May 9 to May 27; over 52 lakh passengers transported, says Railways

At least 80 migrants have died on Shramik trains from May 9 to May 27; over 52 lakh passengers transported, says Railways

At least 80 stranded migrants who had boarded Shramik Special trains between May 9 to May 27 have lost their lives amid the lockdown enfo...Read More

Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot slams Modi govt over Shramik trains

Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot slams Modi govt over Shramik trains

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Saturday slammed Railways for delaying Shramik special trains. He also asked Narendra Modi gover...Read More

War of words between Congress and BJP over railway ticket costs for stranded migrants

War of words between Congress and BJP over railway ticket costs for stranded migrants

Mumbai: Taking an aggressive stand against BJP, the Congress has demanded an apology from State BJP President Chandrakant Patil on ...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

Medha Patkar claims Maha govt supplied food, water to Shramik train passengers, not Centre

Medha Patkar claims Maha govt supplied food, water to Shramik train passengers, not Centre

Social activist Medha Patkar on Friday claimed that the Uddhav Thackeray-led Maharashtra Government supplied food and water to the strand...Read More

Appeal from Ministry of Railways to passengers

Appeal from Ministry of Railways to passengers

Indian Railways has been running Shramik special Trains on a daily basis throughout the country to ensure that migrants can travel back t...Read More

Karnataka cancels 13 Shramik trains citing lack of passengers

Karnataka cancels 13 Shramik trains citing lack of passengers

Bengaluru: Despite thousands of migrants in Karnataka waiting for trains to take them home, the state government has reportedly cancelled...Read More

Didi seeks PM help

Didi seeks PM help

Railways sending Shramik special trains to West Bengal

3,604 Shramik Special trains ferried more than 48 lakh migrants since May 1

3,604 Shramik Special trains ferried more than 48 lakh migrants since May 1

New Delhi: The Indian Railways has ferried over 48 lakh migrant workers on board 3,604 'Shramik Special' trains since May 1, according to...Read More

Maharashtra govt demands 41 'Shramik Special' trains for West Bengal, latter raises issues

Maharashtra govt demands 41 'Shramik Special' trains for West Bengal, latter raises issues

Mumbai: The government of Maharashtra has demanded from the Indian Railways 41 'Shramik Special' for trains for West Bengal, which has ex...Read More

'Return by trains only': Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar tells migrants

'Return by trains only': Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar tells migrants

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar on Sunday appealed to the migrants to return only by trains. He made an appeal through a video-conference and regre...Read More

Shramik trains headed from Maha to UP diverted sans passengers' knowledge; Railways says rerouting was due to congestion

Shramik trains headed from Maha to UP diverted sans passengers' knowledge; Railways says rerouting was due to congestion

Mumbai: The desperate journey home of migrant workers headed from Maharashtra to Uttar Pradesh on some Shramik Special trains just got lo...Read More

Congress demands NYAY-like support for the poor

Congress demands NYAY-like support for the poor

Mounting attacks on the Narendra Modi-led Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government, Congress revealed that instead of offering free travel...Read More

Show govt order on footing 85% train fare for migrants: Congress

Show govt order on footing 85% train fare for migrants: Congress

Mumbai: The Congress in Maharashtra on Monday asked the Centre and the BJP to produce documents showing that 85 per cent of the railway t...Read More

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