Balasore: A bus carrying stranded migrant labourers from Surat city of Gujarat reached Balasore district in Odisha today.
All the returnees are the residents of Baliapal, Bahabalpur, Gopinathpur and Sartha areas.
Source said that the bus with as many as 36 migrants including women and children stranded in Mehsana area of Surat amid lockdown arrived at Fakir Mohan Golei in Balasore town in the morning.
After reaching the town, the authorities verified registration of the returnees and stamped their right hands with indelible ink for identification. Following undergoing the procedures, the migrants were sent to the quarantine centres at Remuna and Balasore Sadar area.