Almost all countries in the world have now enforced coronavirus-related travel restrictions and border shutdowns . Migrant populations in the world are now considered the worst victims of COVID-19, and the spreaders too . This article aims to investigate the impacts that COVID-19 has on population migration . Informal interviews were conducted with the respondents who were stranded in different parts of the world via Skype and WhatsApp between February and November 2020 . COVID-19 poses a threat to the millions who were caught between home and their final destinations – and are now living in overcrowded refugee camps where the terms ‘ stay home ’ ‘ stay safe ’ and ‘ social distancing ’ carries very little meaning.