At present, these employees travel on their own – using
The state had allowed attendance up to 30 per cent in private offices earlier and since these employees were not allowed to travel in trains, they faced difficulties.
The government had allowed its employees, hospital staff, bank and
State relief and rehabilitation secretary Kishor Nimbalkar said that the government is now chalking out a way let these employees use local trains, but have asked private offices to have staggered timings.
A government officer said, “Staggered office timings will ensure that there is lesser crowd in trains. Only then, we can allow private office staff to use suburban trains.’’
Earlier, the BJP MP from Mumbai North East Manoj Kotak had requested the union ministry of railways to start suburban trains for all with restrictions and regulations.
Meanwhile, the state government is not planning to open the places of worship any time soon.
Kishor Nimbalkar, the state’s secretary for relief and rehabilitation, has already filed an affidavit in the
The state is not very keen on opening