Congress chief Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Sunday known as upon the Uttar Pradesh authorities to evolve a plan to assist migrant employees from the state attain their house. In a video attraction, she urged the state authorities to arrange a helpline and management room to succeed in out to all these migrant employees from UP who’re stranded at numerous locations.
“These workers are our own. It is the responsibility of all of us to help them. We cannot leave them like this. We have to find a way out,” she mentioned. “I urge the Uttar Pradesh government to set up a helpline and a control room of 1,000 persons so that these stranded workers can be reached out. You have to evolve a plan to bring them back,” she mentioned.
Gandhi mentioned she has talked to the migrant employees from the northern state who’re caught somewhere else and are discovering it tough to outlive as they’re now huddled collectively in a single room. She mentioned the migrants are scared and need to come again to their houses in UP, as they haven’t any ration or money left.
The Congress basic secretary in-charge of Uttar Pradesh additionally lauded the state authorities for bringing again stranded college students from Kota in Rajasthan. “These migrant workers are also our own. They do not have anything to eat. Helping them is also the responsibility of the state government,” she mentioned in her attraction.
Thousands of migrant employees have been stranded at state borders and in numerous giant cities as a result of nationwide lockdown imposed to curb the unfold of coronavirus. Metropolitan cities like Delhi and Mumbai had lately witnessed legislation and order points when hundreds of migrant employees swarmed native bus stations and railway stations, of their bid to succeed in their native locations.