Coronavirus: Govt tells SC one-third of migrant workers could be infected3 min read 31 Mar 2020, 02:32 PM IST
The Supreme Court directed the Centre to ensure food, water, beds, medication and counselling in shelters for migrant workers
If a large group of people enter villages, there could be a risk of infections penetrating rural India
NEW DELHI : Almost a third of the migrants returning to their home towns and villages could be infected with the novel coronavirus, the government told the Supreme Court on Tuesday as it sought to buttress the need to halt the exodus.
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