MHA has issued an order on revised SOP on movement of stranded workers by trains.
As per this order Shramik trains will permitted to run for the benefit of migrant workers
and states and UTs should designate nodal authorities to make necessary arrangements for
receiving and sending such stranded persons. For more details of this order follow this,
National Migrant Information System (NMIS) – a central online repository on Migrant Workers
is developed by National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) to facilitate their seamless
movement across States. This dashboard will help in speedy communication between states and
collect information in order to facilitate movement of migrants.
However, it is not in the public domain and only available to state authorities.
For those who are concerned about the safety and security of migrant workers in their area,
as well as provisions made for them by the government,
this document can provide a quick overview