Coronavirus lockdown: SC seeks status report from govt. on movement of migrant workers

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The Supreme Court on Monday sought a report from the government on steps taken about the largescale inter-State movement of migrant workers during the 21-day national lockdown on account of the COVID-19 outbreak.

A Bench of Chief Justice S.A. Bobde and L. Nageswara Rao was hearing via videoconferencing petitions filed separately by advocates Alakh Alok Srivastava and Rashmi Bansal seeking directions to the government to immediately redress the “heart-wrenching and inhuman plight of thousands of migrant workers” who are walking back to their native villages from the cities without basic essentials in the wake of the lockdown and provide them with medical aid.

Solicitor General Tushar Mehta agreed to file a status report by Tuesday (March 31). The law officer said the migration should be stopped to control the spread of the virus.


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Ms. Bansal submitted that counsellors should be deputed to advice people not to panic.

Chief Justice Bobde said the court did not want to comment on anything until the government filed its status report.


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Mr. Mehta said a message should not go out to the public that the court was trying to smoothen the process of migration.

The CJI made it clear that the court did not want to create a state of confusion by passing any direction at this point of time while the government was on the job.

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