Friday 10 July 2020

Seventh Special train leaves Mohali Railway Station for Bettiah in West Champaran District of Bihar

- Posted on 13 May 2020

Carries 1304 migrants back home 

S. A. S. Nagar, May 13:

The Seventh Special train today left the Mohali Railway Station carrying the 1304 migrant workers back to the Bettiah Station in West Champaran District of Bihar.

Out of these, 764 were based in Mohali while the rest 540 were from Derabassi. 

In what has become the hallmark of the District Administration, the train left the railway station exactly at the scheduled time of 1 pm. 

The migrants were taken to the railway station from the 4 collection centres where they were first thoroughly screened and then boarded the buses, which were thoroughly sanitized, to reach the railway station for journey back home. 

The District Administration provided packed food packets, water besides biscuits to the migrants who expressed deep sense of gratitude for facilitating their safe journey home to their home state by cheering and clapping loudly.

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