Amidst the coronavirus lockdown, daily wagers and migrant workers are the worst hit. The crisis has robbed these workers of their daily income and in the midst of the sudden lockdown.
An incident has come into the limelight that two Delhi youths working as daily wagers at a sandal factory in Delhi were surviving on biscuits for four days. By the fourth day, they could not control their hunger and decided to make a desperate call to the cops.
20-year-old Prashant and his friend Mohammad Dilshad living at a rented accommodation in Amar Park area at Inderlok in Delhi called the cops around an evening of March 26.
Delhi Police shared the video with the caption, "These 2 boys Prashant and Dilshad, daily wage labourers, have not eaten anything for last 4 days. They made a PCR call today which was received at Inderlok chowki. The chowki staff fed them and also donated Food/Rashan."