Priyanka Gandhi requests UP CM state buses for people returning to their villages
LUCKNOW: The leader of Congress and the party in charge of the east of Priyanka Gandhi Vadra asked the Prime Minister on Wednesday to organize UPSRTC buses for people returning to their villages for humanitarian reasons, as well as to ensure better detection of Covid- 19.
With humanity in mind, a sincere request is made to Prime Minister Yogi Adityanath to organize the UPSRTC buses for thousands of people who are forced to leave the cities and make their way to their villages on foot without food or water. There are boys and girls. pregnant women Among these people, Priyanka tweeted.
All of these people are from Uttar Pradesh only. If transported on buses, their evaluation/test (Covid-19) could be easily carried out and they could be quarantined appropriately. They go to their villages on foot/cycle/tempo/truck/tractor without testing/checking. This is not safe for them. Help them, he added.
On March 24, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced a 21-day blockade as a precautionary measure to contain the spread of Covid-19. The blockade was later extended until May 3.
The Ministry of Home Affairs issued an order on May 1 to extend the ongoing blockade until May 17.