Adityanath had on Sunday asked officials to set up a migration commission and later said at a webinar that other states would require permission to hire workers from Uttar Pradesh as some states had treated them badly.
Besides, working on skill mapping and employment of migrant workers, the commission will fix their wages and come up with social security schemes, including insurance, for them.
“The migrants commission will work in the interest of the migrant workers. If any other state wants UP’s manpower, they cannot take them away just like that.
Those states will have to do it with the consent and permission of the UP government. The way our migrant workers were ill-treated in those states, the UP government will take their insurance, social security in its hands now.
The UP government will stand with them wherever they work, whether in UP, other states or other countries,” Adityanath said at the webinar.
Chairing a review meeting on Covid-19 and the lockdown earlier in the day, the chief minister asked the officers concerned to prepare a draft outline for the migration commission.
The chief minister also said that his government had facilitated the ‘safe and honourable’ return of 2.3 million (23 lakh) migrant workers so far and it would stay committed to bringing back all those who wanted to return.
Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray hit out at Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, saying labourers will have to seek nod of the Maharashtra government if they wish to work here.,
[splco_quote] If Yogi Adityanath is stressing on seeking permission to employ UP residents, they will have to take permission of Maharashtra government to work here.” he said [/splco_quote]
His angry outbursts came a day after Adityanath said states will have to seek permission from his government if they want Uttar Pradesh’s migrant workers back.
“The Maharashtra government needs to take such things seriously. Any worker coming here to work should get duly registered with the government as well as local police.
These workers should submit their documents and photographs as well,” Thackeray said in a statement.
The government needs to undertake such an exercise diligently, he added. Reacting to this news clip taking the outburst against BJP by its hard core Supporter MNS party amply disclose Regionalism is thicker than religionism comments Editor Savera inside the room that brings contagious smiles in us .