Bhubaneswar, April 28 (Local Wire): The state government now claims that close to 4.86 lakh persons have already registered with the government for their return to the state.
The government said that after the launch of the dedicated portal for ensuring mandatory registration of migrants, willing to come the huge response poured in within three days.
A statement from the government said, “Odisha government has launched a portal for migrants returning back to state.
Gram Panchayat Nodal Officers from 6798 panchayats and all BDOs have been trained for the registration.
So far 4.86 lakh persons have registered with the government,”
The registration of close to 5 lakh persons within days of starting the registration process hint that the numbers are likely to go up beyond 5 lakh, which was anticipated by tbe government.