MGNREGA contract staff can seek transfers: Rajasthan government

Ashok Gehlot has approved the proposal for one-time relocation of 237 contract workers engaged in the Mahatma Gandhi NREGA scheme.

published on : 30th March 2021

MGNREGA works to focus on water conservation

The workers who will be getting a revised pay of Rs 289 per day with effect from April 1, 2021.

published on : 30th March 2021

PM Modi launches 'Catch the Rain' campaign, says MGNREGA funds be spent for rainwater conservation

Addressing an event at the virtual launch of the campaign on World Water Day, PM Modi said it is a matter of concern that majority of rainwater in India gets wasted.

published on : 22nd March 2021

NREGA wage revision a mere eyewash, says HRF

They said HRF and Samalochana also took exception to the recent decision of the Union Government to disallow coffee plantation works under the MGNREGA in the tribal areas of AP.

published on : 19th March 2021

Chhattisgarh creates new record, provides 16.07 crore jobs under MNREGA

West Bengal stood at second position with 105 percent followed by Assam and Bihar each at 104 percent and Odisha at 103 percent of the given target.

published on : 14th March 2021

Funds crunch hit MGNREGA workers in Odisha's Kalahandi

As per available information, 43,446 beneficiaries listed in 4986 muster rolls in Kalahandi have not received their wages due to non availability of funds for MGNREGA since December 2020.

published on : 14th March 2021

'Forced to increase work': Rahul Gandhi takes dig at PM Modi for ridiculing MGNREGA

He said the Prime Minister was forced to increase the work and money of the scheme during the spread of coronavirus in the country.

published on : 22nd February 2021

Bengal's 'Duare Sarkar' scheme sees 1 million applications for MGNREGA job cards in 7 weeks

The number suggests that the lockdown-induced loss of livelihood is still affecting people of rural Bengal.

published on : 8th February 2021

Centre may increase MGNREGA spend if need arises: Anurag Thakur

The minister emphasised that the Narendra Modi government has taken steps in the past in the interest of the poor and vulnerable rural population.

published on : 7th February 2021

Uttarakhand Government increases MGNAREGA working days to 150

The number of enrollment increased with at least 2.66 lakh persons signing up for jobs under the scheme. 

published on : 31st January 2021

Meghalaya woman faces social boycott for ‘exposing’ MGNREGA graft

She said she started facing the social boycott from the time she had lodged a complaint alleging corruption in MGNREGA implementation.

published on : 16th January 2021

Put online details of complaints received by MGNREGA ombudsman, Shivraj government directed

The order came following an appeal filed by Pushpraj Tiwari, who had approached the commission in July this year regarding non-appointment of PIO in the ombudsman's office in Rewa.

published on : 24th December 2020

Motivation of MGNREGA workers in Srikakulam yields results for Indian Red Cross Society

To overcome the acute shortage of blood, District Collector J Nivas has proposed to involve MGNREGA workers in donation of blood.

published on : 17th December 2020

Rajasthan CM sanctions additional funds worth Rs 108 crore for MGNREGA scheme

The Chief Minister has approved an additional provision of Rs 16.13 crore for conducting various recruitment examinations to the Rajasthan Staff Selection Board.

published on : 15th December 2020

Over 1.21 lakh families in Chhattisgarh got work under MGNREGA amid COVID pandemic

A total of 1,21,740 families in Chhattisgarh  were provided work of more than 100 days so far in the financial year 2020-21 under the MGNREGA.

published on : 28th November 2020
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