6 trains to leave for UP on Friday; Goa Covid-19 tally 45


Panaji, May 21 (IANS): Six trains carrying migrant workers are expected to leave Goa for the Ballia district in UP on Friday, according to state Information and Publicity Secretary Sanjay Kumar, here on Thursday.

"We will be conducting the largest evacuation with departure of trains from Goa tomorrow (Friday). Six trains will leave for the Ballia district," Kumar said.

In all, 1.25 lakh migrant workers registered on the state government's portal for leaving Goa. Of this, 36,000 have left in trains and buses arranged by the governments of Goa and the destination state. Most exiting migrant workers hail from Karnataka, UP and Bihar.

On Thursday, three trains left for Ballia and Varanasi (both in UP) ferrying nearly 3,000 passengers. One train is scheduled to leave for Manipur and Tripura with 817 passengers.

On the number of Covid-19 cases, Kumar said a couple who had travelled by train from Mumbai to Goa tested coronavirus positive on Thursday, taking the state's tally of active cases to 45.

 

  

LEAVE A COMMENT

Title : 6 trains to leave for UP on Friday; Goa Covid-19 tally 45


 
 
 
 

 
You have 2000 characters left.

Disclaimer:

Please write your correct name and email address. Kindly do not post any personal, abusive, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent, discriminatory or unlawful or similar comments. Daijiworld.com will not be responsible for any defamatory message posted under this article.

Please note that sending false messages to insult, defame, intimidate, mislead or deceive people or to intentionally cause public disorder is punishable under law. It is obligatory on Daijiworld to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments, to the authority concerned upon request.

Hence, sending offensive comments using daijiworld will be purely at your own risk, and in no way will Daijiworld.com be held responsible.


Security Validation

Enter the characters in the image