In case the size of the house exceeds the set limit, the extra cost will be borne by the beneficiary.
Reiterates govt commitment to scheme, says allocation may be enhanced later.
The Indian Express has been reporting how the scheme’s performance this fiscal has been dismal so far.
Economists Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo talks about NREGA and Right To Education.
Only 28.22 per cent of wage payments have been made within the stipulated 15 days till December.
Performance Review Committee blamed Gadkari for contributing to delays in payment of wages.
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Also asks for canals on India side to be destroyed.
Human Development Report: Spending 4% of GDP can ensure social security net.
Even Muslim beneficiaries of that scheme are weighing their options as they seek to identify who is best placed to defeat the BJP candidates.
How a patchily implemented NREGA could end up hurting the Congress.
Tiruvannamalai in Tamil Nadu has made the longest strides in NREGA, Sonia Gandhi’s grandest scheme, but DMK and AIADMK are marketing it to their advantage,
Despite NREGA, men and women migrate out of villages in the district, leaving only the elderly or the very young.
Hooda knows the pulse of modern Haryana.
Rahul Gandhi said the natural resources such as minerals that the tribals in Orissa preserved for decades were being looted.
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