Latest video release about Coronavirus. Watch this “Coronavirus India: Death and despair as migrant workers flee cities – BBC News” video below:
India’s strict lockdown to halt the spread of coronavirus meant that most factories and businesses shut down, rendering millions jobless.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi appealed to businesses to keep paying their workers, including daily-wage labourers.
But that didn’t happen, and most of the workers were left with little money and food.
With no prospect of income, they took long journeys…..(read more)