Railway Minister Piyush Goyal has made a big announcement that, now special train for workers can be run from any district. For this, workers will have to apply to the Nodal Officer through DM. He said that it is being ascertained from the nodal officers how many laborers are there in which district.
At the same time it is being ascertained how many workers want to return to their state or village.
Organizing will be done through the nodal officer
Piyush Goyal has said that the nodal officer will be made in every district. And through DM you can apply to run the train to the railways. The number of workers will also be seen in it.
Demand for permission to run rail from states
On the other hand, Piyush Goyal has asked the state governments to approve running more special labor trains. So that workers can be transported to their destination.
Railway Minister Piyush Goyal has made this appeal especially to Rajasthan Chhattisgarh and West Bengal.
Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said that 1074 special labor trains have been operated so far. He has said that the railway is ready to run 300 trains per day, for this he has demanded permission from the state to run more and more trains.
How many workers are the railways reaching their destination every day
On the other hand, according to the railway website, the railways are transporting 200,000 workers to their destination every day. On the other hand, Railways says that in the coming days this capacity will be 300,000 workers per day. On the other hand, as many labor special trains have been operated. Out of them 387 trains have been run for Uttar Pradesh alone.
Uttar Pradesh has allowed 526 trains to run for workers.
Meanwhile, in Madhya Pradesh, 87 special labor trains are allowed to run. At the same time, West Bengal has allowed only 9 special trains.
Railways will have to agree
According to railway travel rules, if you want to travel in any train, then you have to give consent to do home isolation before you book your ticket. Only then your ticket will be booked.
This information has been given by an IRCTC official. According to him, the workers who arrived in Bangalore by a train recently, refused to go to the Carantine Center. Which created unpleasant conditions.