Supreme Court

Migrant workers : SC decentralise centre powers and ensure responsibilities to States

In the suo motu matter concerning the migrant crisis effected by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Supreme Court today directed the Central and state governments to identify stranded migrant workers and transport them back to their native places within 15 days. The Bench of Justices Ashok Bhushan, Sanjay Kishan Kaul and MR Shah while noting that Read More…

Legal Opinion Supreme Court

Suo moto after 61 days : Can SC hear hidden tumult inside the  silence of migrants

[splco_heading size=”17″ align=”left” margin=”30″]The coronavirus short 4 hrs notice by BJP led Modi Government for 21 days lockdown on march 25th that has been extended again and again until June 1st has triggered a massive movement of million of  migrant workers  who got stranded  across the country  who  faced hunger and lack of proper housing Read More…

Children National Supreme Court Travel Voice

Can Indian Judges fail to do their duty : Sr. Advocate Dushyant Dave Speaks

Senior Advocate at the Supreme Court, Dushyant Dave, on Saturday said that in India now, nobody in the government is answerable to anyone and the Judges who have the duty to hold the government accountable have failed in this duty in the last eight weeks.   Recently Indians taken aback  not only by action of   Read More…

Life Style Voice West India

Migrant workers unrest in Gujarat witness more commotions

[splco_heading size=”15″ align=”left” margin=”30″]After BJP led centre govt announced post lockdown during march 24th the short span of 6 hours notice made millions of migrants stranded across India and in absence of any specific policy measures by Centre government  witnessed commotion at many places and road accidents and rail accidents led to more than 150 Read More…

Accidents Corona Virus North India Opinion Travel

Another road accident at Auriya migrant workers 24 killed and 30 Critical

[splco_heading size=”15″ align=”left” margin=”30″]During last one week, more than 100 migrant workers have been killed across India in various accidents when the vehicles they are traveling in met with an accident.[/splco_heading]   The fifth  major incident over migrating workers took place on the national highway at Mihauli under Kotwali police circle when the trolley rammed Read More…

Supreme Court Voice

SC accepts govt submission that migrant workers walking on their own and dismiss petition

[splco_heading size=”15″ align=”left” margin=”30″]The IA was filed in the wake of the death of 16 migrant labourers in Aurangabad. The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed an Application seeking urgent directions to all DMs across India to identify walking labourers and to ensure that they reach their native places, free of cost and in a dignified Read More…

Corona Virus North India

Uttar Pradesh, six migrant workers were run over by a state government bus on a highway

    [splco_heading size=”15″ align=”left” margin=”30″]In the other tragic incident from Uttar Pradesh, six migrant workers were run over by a state government bus on a highway in the Muzaffarnagar district on Wednesday night.[/splco_heading]   The workers had been walking to their hometown in Bihar from Punjab amid the coronavirus lockdown, police said.    The Read More…

Environment Health South India

Thermal power plant boiler blast injured 8 workers

[splco_heading size=”15″ align=”left” margin=”30″]Boiler explosion in NLC India’s thermal power plant in Neyveli injured 8 workers on Thursday evening. According to local media sources, the incident occurred in the Unit 6 boiler of NLC India’s second thermal power station on Thursday at 5 pm.[/splco_heading]   The pressure build-up inside the boiler resulted in a fire ball Read More…

India

Again in UP migrant workers sprayed with disinfectants

[splco_heading size=”15″ align=”left” margin=”30″]A controversy erupted again on the same issue on Wednesday when a video clip showing migrants workers being sprayed with disinfectants in Uttar Pradesh’s capital Lucknow surfaced on social media. [/splco_heading]   The incident took place on Tuesday when migrant workers travelling through Shramik Express trains deboarded at the Charbagh railway station. Read More…