The authorities has determined to run trains for stranded migrants in numerous states. Meanwhile, the states have requested the central authorities to pay the hire of the migrants. Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray and Rajasthan Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot on Sunday demanded the Center and Railways to bear bills on humanitarian grounds as employees are already going through monetary constraints.
Meanwhile, Congress President Sonia Gandhi has stated that the Indian National Congress has determined that every State Congress Committee will bear the price of rail journey of needy laborers and migrant laborers and take crucial steps on this regard. <! –
Railway Board Chairman VK Yadav says that these trains are usually not being run free in order that the stranded folks could be taken.
Indian National Congress has taken a choice that each Congress Congress committee will bear the fee for the rail journey of each needy employee & migrant labourer and shall take crucial steps on this regard: Sonia Gandhi, Congress President (File pic) pic.twitter.com/rmQ4ovsHhE
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He stated "Once you make the services free, everyone will travel. This service is only for stranded migrant workers, students etc. and they are allowed to travel only after thorough investigation. These trains Not for the general public. Yadav said, "So we’re charging solely nominal fare."