118 people arrive from Dubai while 350 workers leave for other states


As many as 118 people hailing from India stranded in the USA landed at Rajiv Gandhi International Airport today as part of the Vande Bharat Mission.

Another batch of Indians from Abu Dhabi (UAE) by Air India Flight is expected to arrive tonight. State govt widens net as migrant workers returning from other states are testing positive for Covid-19.

Meanwhile, the city police could send over 350 migrant workers to Lingampalli and Ghatkesar Railway Stations by buses from Begum Bazar, Narayanaguda, Ramgopalpet police station limits to enable them to leave for their native places by Shramik Special trains tonight bound to Rajasthan, Bihar, and Chattisgarh states.

A proposal to keep shops and business establishments open beyond their regular working hours post the lockdown is under active consideration. Total positive cases till yesterday1196, Active cases 415, Discharged 751, Deaths 30.