The Delhi Police has registered an FIR on prices of transporting migrant employees from a number of areas of Delhi to Anand Vihar ISBT throughout lockdown on 44 DTC and cluster buses. The case has been registered at Shakarpur Police Station. According to a senior police officer, the case has been registered underneath the Disaster Management Act 2005 and different sections of the IPC.
Let me inform you, the Center has lockeddown the Corona virus spreading within the nation until subsequent 14 April. Other modes of transport like trains, airplanes have been fully stopped. At the identical time, some essential services are being offered to the folks. Due to which 1000’s of migrant employees had been pressured to stroll in the direction of their village up to now. <! –
Settled in these areas
According to the police officer, the drivers of those buses carried migrant employees from completely different areas of Delhi together with Badarpur, Vasant Vihar, Harinagar, Anand Parbat, Uttam Nagar, Mangolpuri, Munirka and Punjabi Bagh. Wherever it was, it stopped. The employees of Tapa, who got here to town from the village, needed to face lots of hassle with this. The total livelihood got here to a standstill. According to reviews, these employees had been fired by the landlords for not giving lease, after which all of them had been pressured to go on foot. Due to this, laborers visiting completely different states of Bihar, UP and different states obtained engaged at completely different bus stands in Delhi.
Ministry gave directions to states
Seeing the lockdown and social distance being violated, the Union Home Ministry had on Friday requested the state governments to take steps to cease the mass motion of migrant agricultural laborers, industrial employees and unorganized sector employees. In an advisory issued to all states and union territories, the Ministry of Home Affairs had mentioned that they need to organize for uninterrupted provide of important commodities to inns, working ladies hostels in order that they’ll get ample services within the present scenario.
21,486 reduction camps arrange
Earlier on Wednesday, Home Ministry Joint Secretary Punya Salila Srivastava mentioned in a press convention that the state authorities is making preparations for meals and shelter for migrant employees. So far, 21,486 reduction camps have been arrange the place 6,75,133 individuals have been given shelter.