A total of 5,14,000 migrant labourers have already returned to Madhya Pradesh by 122 trains and thousands of buses. Moreover, 130 trains are expected to arrive in the state. About 3,70,000 labourers of other states have been sent by buses to the borders of other states.
The weatherman has further predicted that heavy rainfall is likely to batter Sikkim and few other Northeastern states between May 24-May 26.
In a video of the incident, after being intercepted, the men are seen crawling one by one out of a hole in the cement mixer.
While addressing the press conference, Kamal Nath stated that the Bharatiya Janata Party had tried to "destabilise" his government and added, that his government "tried best to give a new direction to the state in a span of 15 months". He also accused the BJP of holding Congress's MLAs captive in Karnataka in order to topple the government in the state.
Governor Lalji Tandon has asked the Congress government to seek a trust vote after his address in the Assembly on Monday. However, holding a floor test had no mention in the List of Business (LoB) issued by the state Assembly secretariat on Sunday night.
Digvijaya Singh said that nothing in the Gwalior-Chambal division had moved without Scindia's consent in the last 16 months."No question, he was not at all sidelined.
A total of 918 candidates, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, are in the fray in this last phase of ongoing polls. The Prime Minister is seeking re-election from Varanasi and is challenged by Ajay Rai of the Congress and SP's Shalini Yadav.
The police have taken cognizance and registered a case under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code.