Bihar govt to undergo fees of migrant employees stranded in different states: Nitish Kumar

Bihar govt to undergo fees of migrant employees stranded in different states: Nitish Kumar

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday introduced that his authorities will coordinate with different states and endure the charges of migrant workers, who would possibly have been stranded there owing to the three-week-long nationwide lockdown.

Kumar made the announcement at a high-level assembly he chaired right here to evaluation the scenario bobbing up out of the outbreak of the disease.

The assembly used to be attended with the aid of his deputy Sushil Kumar Modi, different contributors of his cabinet, and pinnacle officials.

Kumar additionally stated that a sum of Rs a hundred crore has been launched from the Chief Minister''s Relief Fund which would be utilized by using the catastrophe administration branch for placing up shelters for rickshaw pullers and daily-wage earners who would possibly be dwelling away from their homes.