Three Special Shramik Trains on Friday left from Haryana for Katihar, Muzaffarpur in Bihar and Dimapur in Nagaland.
An official spokesman said that a Special Shramik Train carrying 1600 migrant labourers from Ambala railway station left for Katihar in Bihar, another train carrying 1460 labourers from Bhiwani left for Katihar in Bihar and the third train carrying 1400 migrant laborers from Panipat left for Muzaffarpur in Bihar.
Besides this, today, 1400 migrant labourers were also sent by Special Shramik Train to their hometowns in Dimapur, Nagaland from Gurugram. Government spokesperson said that water bottles, masks and sanitizers were also provided to all these migrant laborers along with free tickets by the concerned district administration, so that they do not face any problem during the journey.
Before boarding the train, health checkup was performed at the railway station and social distancing of labourers was ensured inside the train
compartments. He said that after registering their names on the portal, the data of the migrant workers who are willing to return to their homes is received by the district administration and they are informed on the mobile phones.