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Monday, October 26, 2020



No cash in hand for migrants, govt falls back on existing schemes: MNREGS, PDS

May 15, 2020 12:05 pm

As per the announcement, migrants who don’t have ration cards will get 5 kg of wheat or rice per person and 1 kg of pulses per family for May and June each, with the cost working out to around Rs 3,500 crore.

FM Sitharaman claim of MNREGS spike true only for May, April saw a fall

May 15, 2020 8:34 am

MGNREGA employment down more than half in April. Currently, out of the 13.74 crore MNREGS job cards issued, only 7.66 crore are “active”.

Maharashtra MNREGS figures double in 5 days

April 28, 2020 4:58 am

As reported earlier by The Indian Express, the numbers had gone up from about 40,000 on April 12 to over one lakh on April 22. It has more than doubled in the next five days.

Maharashtra govt streamlines responsibilities of district collectors, village officials for MGNREGS

October 03, 2017 4:36 am

The responsibilities for work such as job cards, demand for employment, unemployment allowance for not providing the work, labour days, e-muster, labour budget, compensation for the delayed payments, maintaining seven registers at the village level with others have been assigned to the officials.

UPA flagship MNREGS loses sheen

April 28, 2014 2:32 am

Only 10% takers for 100 days.

PC’s dig at MoD: Learn from sub accidents, ‘spend wisely’

March 07, 2014 5:11 am

On the issue of corruption, Chidambaram said it was not enough to just make laws.

Aruna Roy walks out of Sonia Gandhi-led National Advisory Council

May 29, 2013 12:17 pm

Roy had criticised PMO for not taking up NAC recommendations on minimum wages.

On MNREGA pitch,Pune district scores a zero

May 15, 2013 2:48 am

Of the 1454 works sanctioned in the past three years,not a single project has been completed yet.

‘Converging watershed projects with MNREGS top priority of Nabard’

April 09, 2013 3:16 am

Setting up godowns and warehouses in rural areas also on agenda.

When machine 'replaced' man as NREGA labourer

March 29, 2013 2:07 am

Inquiry reports evidence of machines and fudged musters in works under Maharashtra forest dept,which says the probe was one-sided