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He pointed out that Ministry of Rural Development had to stop funding of MGNREGA because earlier government could not reply 23 answers of 25 pertinent questions of rural development schemes.
Any delay in paying the wages under the MGNREGA is "simply not acceptable" and red-tape cannot be "pedalled" as an excuse to deny payment to the workers, the Supreme Court said today.
The amount of delayed payment had touched a high of Rs 2.38 lakh crore in 2015-16.
BJP Vice President Subal Bhowmik said that the last CPI (M) government did not comply with the directives of the central government set for MGNREGA scheme.
Jitendra Chaudhury alleged BJP and its ally IPFT of rising a disturbing 'extra-parliamentary power groups' who are trying to grab power in villages and rural Panchayats.
Six persons, including three National Rural Employment Guarantee workers, were buried alive under a mound of mud in two separate incidents in the state.
Several labourers in the district alleged that they were being deprived of payment for their engagement under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA). Following
At a time when the Centre has been facing flak from various quarters on the poor job situation, government data suggest that employment generation schemes have not done well in the past
Thiruvananthapuram has topped the state in generating the maximum number of man-days under the MGNREGA.
The flagship scheme was marred by low attendance as only 86 to 91 per cent of those who demanded work availed employment.
Members make it clear that they are more concerned about their own demands, though one leader said they may go against Centre if motion comes up for voting.
The IT Department was notified of the security flaw on Friday and it initiated a scan and audit of all government web portals on Monday.
Under MGNREGA, wage seekers are entitled to receive compensation at the rate of 0.05 per cent of the unpaid wages per day.
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik writes to Centre, demands release of Rs 676.57 crore under MGNREGA
While an amount of Rs 2,290.19 crore was to be released to Odisha by December end, Centre had disbursed Rs 1,613.62 crore till date, which is a shortfall of Rs 676.57 crore, said the CM.
Governor P Sathasivam appealed to the people to make use of the National Lok Adalat to be held at all court centres in the state on Saturday for speedy resolution of their long-pending cases.