Congress ready to pay train fare of migrant labourers, students
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Congress ready to pay train fare of migrant labourers, students

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Patna, May 8: Congress MLC Prem Chandra Mishra on Thursday said that his party was ready to pay the train fare of the migrant labourers and students stuck outside and keen to return to Bihar. Welcoming the initiative of Bharuch district Congress of Gujarat which paid the train fare of 850 students and 335 laborers to send them to Bihar Mr Mishra said that on the directions of Congress president Sonia Gandhi the party paid the train fare amounting to Rs 6.82 lakh to send students and migrant labourers to Katihar and Purnia in Bihar by special train.

Mishra said that those making baseless claims regarding train fares must understand that Congress despite being in opposition was fully aware of its responsibilities towards the people stuck in the lockdown due to corona pandemic. (UNI)

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