Added on : 2020-05-23 16:32:24
The Indian railways said that they are ready to operate trains within the state on the request of state government. The Railways Board has planned to operate 2600 trains to ferry 3.6 million migrants in next 10 days. 2600 sharmik trains have been operated and 3.5 million migrants have been ferried across the country. Inter-state bus movement has helped over 4 million migrants.Free meals and drinking water being provided. Social distancing protocol being followed on all railway stations. 279 trains were operated on May 20 that ferried 400,000 passengers.