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In pics: Migrants,students across India return to their native places

Nearly 500 students stranded in Kota in Rajasthan due to the Covid-19 lockdown return to Delhi in 40 buses

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Coronavirus | migrant workers | Lockdown

BS Web Team  |  New Delhi 

People wait to travel to their native places during the ongoing Covid-19 lockdown, in Bengaluru

People wait to travel to their native places during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Bengaluru
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Shramik special trains have been deployed to transport migrant workers, pilgrims, students, and other persons stranded at different places in the country amid the lockdown, to their respective destinations

Shramik special trains are deployed to transport migrant workers, pilgrims, students, and other persons stranded at different places in the country amid lockdown to their respective destinations
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take a bus to the railway station before boarding a train in Kozhikode

Migrant workers travel in bus to a railway station before boarding a train in Kozhikode
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Students arrive to board buses to reach their native places after travelling in a train from Kota, during the ongoing Covid-19 lockdown, in Ranchi

Students arrive to board buses to reach their native places after travelling in a train from Kota, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Ranchi
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travel in crowded trucks in Jhansi district

Migrant workers travel in crowded trucks in Jhansi district
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People maintain social distance as they stand in a queue for tea, during the ongoing Covid-19 lockdown, in Lucknow

People maintain social distance as they stand in a queue for tea, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Lucknow
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on their way to board a special train to return to Agra, during the nationwide lockdown, at a railway station in Ahmedabad

Migrant workers walk to board a special train to return to Agra, during a nationwide lockdown, at a railway station in Ahmedabad
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Migrants from various northern states of India wait to board a special train for Gorakhpur, during the ongoing Covid-19 lockdown, in Bhiwandi

Migrants from various northern states of India wait to board a special train for Gorakhpur, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Bhiwandi
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Migrant workers board a special train to return to Agra, at a railway station in Ahmedabad

Migrant workers board a special train to return to Agra, at a railway station in Ahmedabad
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The trains with full-length composition with social distancing can carry approximately 1200 passengers each

The train with full-length composition with social distancing can carry approximately 1200 passengers each
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First Published: Sun, May 03 2020. 16:13 IST
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