Not stopping at this, Sood on May 26 launched a toll-free helpline – 18001213711 – to facilitate migrants who have been making attempts to reach their native states. He has set up a dedicated team for this so as to reach out to as many people as possible. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus outbreak: Actor Sonu Sood turns Good Samaritan for stranded migrant labourers
The body was discovered by railway workers while sanitising the coaches after the train had completed a round trip from Gorakhpur. A report by NDTV states that the corpse might have been lying there for days as the kin of the deceased informed that he had boarded the train on May 23. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus lockdown: Migrant labourer’s body found In Shramik train toilet
"The recent traumatic experiences may affect their learning outcome and eventually affect their retention in school. School administration will need to provide special attention and counselling services to these children," she said. Kamal Gaur, Deputy Director - Education at Save the Children, said COVID-19 has not just been a health emergency but also an education disaster. … [Read more...] about Migrant children at risk of dropping out of school after moving back to hometowns: Experts
In keeping with the industry, Orient Cement’s Q4 revenue/EBITDA/ PAT dipped 13%/18.5%/29%, following the 10-day lockdown in Mar. To safeguard liquidity in the now uncertain demand circumstance, it postponed expansions and shifted focus to de-levering. The migrant labour impact and supply-chain unavailability are key monitorables. We retain our Buy rating, with a higher target of `65 (earlier `53). … [Read more...] about Buy Orient Cement target of Rs 65: Anand Rathi
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