Supreme Court Hearing On Migrant Issue: Live-Updates

first_imgTop StoriesSupreme Court Hearing On Migrant Issue: Live-Updates Sanya Talwar & Nilashish Chaudhary28 May 2020 12:56 AMShare This – x…Your free access to Live Law has expiredTo read the article, get a premium account.Your Subscription Supports Independent JournalismSubscription starts from ₹ 599+GST (For 6 Months)View PlansPremium account gives you:Unlimited access to Live Law Archives, Weekly/Monthly Digest, Exclusive Notifications, Comments.Reading experience of Ad Free Version, Petition Copies, Judgement/Order Copies.Subscribe NowAlready a subscriber?LoginLive Updates 28 May 2020 3:20 AMSC passes order in #migrantworkers crisis issue.Says order will be dasti. “Replies to be filed by next Friday, June 5.”28 May 2020 3:19 AMBench:”As and when the state governments put in a request for trains, railways has to provide them.”Parikh: Somebody who has been waiting could also start walking. SG: That’s instigation. We need 10 days to reply. All officials doing a lot of work.28 May 2020 3:19 AMSC’s Interim Direction calls for necessary details to be brought on record in reply regarding – number of #migrants awaiting transportation to native places;- plan for transportation;- mechanism of registration;- other [requisite] details.28 May 2020 3:16 AMSC’s interim directions:- Those #migrantworkers found walking on the roads, immediately be taken to shelters & provided food and all facilities.SG: We are already doing that. Your Lordship, this directions may encourage more people to move.28 May 2020 3:14 AMSC’s interim directions in cases(s) pertaining to issue of #Migrantworkers crisis:- Complete information should be publicised to all concerned.SG interjects – – “Kindly wait for my report”Bench- We are not on the centre govt at all. We are issuing directions to State Govts.28 May 2020 3:11 AMSC’s Interim Directions:- Railways to provide meal and water to #MigrantWorkers . Food and water to also be provided in buses- State shall oversee the registration of migrants & states to ensure that after registration, they are made to board transport as early as possible.28 May 2020 3:11 AMSC’s Interim Directions – #Migrantworkers shall be provided food by the concerned state and UT at places- To be publicised & notified for the period they are waiting for their turn to board a train or a bus.- During train journey, originating states will provide meal & water.28 May 2020 3:10 AM Breaking: No fare either by train or bus shall be charged for migrant workers. Railway fare to be shared by states.28 May 2020 3:07 AM”We believe that the centre and state governments require to be given some time to bring the steps taken by them on record. At present, looking at the miseries of the #migrantworkers, we are of the view that some Interim Directions need to be issued”28 May 2020 3:07 AM”Some of the states have not filed any replies to our notice. Due to the short time available at their disposal they could not file complete report. Some states have not even filed any reply. Shri Mehta also says he should be given some more time to file the response”>Load MoreSubscribe to LiveLaw, enjoy Ad free version and other unlimited features, just INR 599 Click here to Subscribe. All payment options available.loading….Next Storylast_img