Acknowledging their service, the state government will distribute Onam kits to
The kits will be distributed at a
function to be held at Maharaja’s College auditorium on Saturday.
Labour Minister Shibu Baby John will
preside over the function.
It is for the first time the state
government is taking an initiative to make migrant labourers a part of the
festival of the state.
“We should recognise the service of
migrant labourers in the state.They should be considered a part of
Kerala society. The state government has earmarked Rs 10
crore for the welfare of migrant labourers,” the Minister said.
The government is committed to
maintaining a calm and safe atmosphere in Kerala where migrant labourers can
live and work peacefully, Shibu said.