Updated: Jun 5
People migrate in India for a better life for themselves and their families and can be voluntary or involuntary. The number of internal migrants in India was 450 million as per the most recent 2011 census and has been incredibly every year. The COVID-19 crisis has forced India to finally acknowledge the migrant. The question arises what can be done for them now?
· restoring family links
·access to regular & immediate financial sources
· access to shelter
· access to practical information
· and psycho-social support.