Workers are entailed to get Rs 120000 from the Labour Ministry of India is being falsely circulated as there are no reports as such by the government.
Since than Nirmala Sitharaman has announced in three tranches from May 13 to 15, 2020, to some India’s poorer section of the society including migrant workers, street vendors small farmers, and agriculture sectors such as dairy, animal husbandry and fisheries.
However, the claim stating the Ministry of Labour and Employment-Benefits to avail Rs 1,20,000 is falsely being circulated among the social media as the government of India Ministry of Labour and Employment has not made any such announcement.
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