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Sonia Gandhi calls a meeting of opposition parties on May 22 to discuss the coronavirus crisis, the difficulties of migrant workers | India News


NEW DELHI: Congresswoman Sonia Gandhi called a meeting of opposition parties on May 22 about the coronavirus crisis and the large movement of migrant workers to their native states, the sources said.
They said Gandhi will preside over the meeting on May 22 via video conference that is expected to take place at 3 pm.
The sources said that Congress invited opposition parties and that the focus of the meeting will focus on the coronavirus crisis, with an emphasis on the “tremendous difficulties” faced by migrant workers returning to their homes in different states.
Sources said NCP chief Sharad Pawar, JMM leader, Jharkhand chief minister Hemant Soren, TMC chief and West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee, DMK leader MK Stalin CPI-M’s Sitaram Yechury, RJD’s Tejashwi Yadav are among the leaders of 20 parties that could participate. the meeting.
Banerjee confirmed Monday that he will participate in the meeting.

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