54,235 Migrants From Assam Working In Kerala: Govt

Among the migrant workers from Assam, 51,114 are males, 3,111 females and 10 transgenders
Among the migrant workers from Assam, 51,114 are males, 3,111 females and 10 transgenders

Guwahati, March 4, 2019

A total of 54,235 people from Assam are presently working in various industries in Kerala, according to figures provided by the Kerala government.

Among the migrant workers from Assam, 51,114 are males, 3,111 females and 10 transgenders, as per a report filed by The Assam Tribune on March 4th, 2019. As per the report, the total number of registered migrant workers in Kerala is 3,68,772, out of which 3,49,010 are males, 19,688 females and 147 transgenders.

The report filed by The Assam Tribune further states that 431 workers from Arunachal Pradesh, 407 from Manipur, 364 from Meghalaya, 56 from Mizoram, 337 from Nagaland, and 809 from Tripura are engaged in various sectors in Kerala.