Amid lockdown, a sea of migrants in Delhi try to find their way back home

A gathering of tens of thousands of migrant workers from across the city, walking towards Anand Vihar bus terminal to cross into Uttar Pradesh, took officials on the ground by surprise on Saturday. Till late evening, there was no relent in the sea of people marching towards the border.

  • New Delhi, March 29 (ANI): Migrant workers struggle to reach their respective villages amid nationwide lockdown to control the spread of COVID 19, in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, March 29 (ANI): Migrant people wait for buses at Anand Vihar bus terminal to go back to their home during countrywide lockdown amid Coronavirous pandemic, in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, March 29 (ANI): Migrant women carrying their belongings struggle to reach their respective villages amid nationwide lockdown to control the spread of COVID 19, in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, March 29 (ANI): Migrant people wait for buses at Anand Vihar bus terminal to go back to their home during countrywide lockdown amid Coronavirous pandemic, in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, March 29 (ANI): Migrant people wait for buses at Anand Vihar bus terminal to go back to their home during countrywide lockdown amid Coronavirous pandemic, in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • Uttar Prades, March 29 (ANI): A truck loaded with Migrants going back to their home during countrywide lockdown amid Coronavirous pandemic, at Saheed Path on the 5th day of Lockdown in Lucknow on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • Uttar Prades, March 29 (ANI): A bus loaded with Migrants going back to their home during countrywide lockdown amid Coronavirous pandemic, at Saheed Path on the 5th day of Lockdown, in Lucknow on Sunday. (ANI Photo)