TMC leaders were also accused of threatening and taking money which arrived in villagers' accounts for their work under NREGS
as 'cut money'.
and PMPR programmes were also effective in reducing insurgent and security force casualties.
They find that while NREGS
may transfer resources to the poor, it also reduces educational attainment among adolescents.
Now many of them find working under NREGS
more rewarding than their
In fact, the irony is that the NREGS
itself may be contributing more than somewhat to price rise in rural areas.
They include NREGS
wage employment (Rs 135 per day), farm loan waiver, rice for Rs 2/kg, essential commodities at very cheap prices, free tertiary health care for all BPL families, scholarships for students from economically weaker sections, housing for all, free electricity for farmers and so on.
Action will also be taken against the impersonators after an inquiry," district NREGS
project director G.
Prasad admitted that middlemen had also hijacked the centrally sponsored NREGS
. The state's focus, however, is to save the KUPHS -- UP's answer to the Centre's Indira Awas Yojana ( IAY).
UPA- I's deserves praise for its achievements-- the Right to Information Act, the NREGS
and the Indo- US nuclear deal, and, above all, its handling of the global financial meltdown.
Funds pouring in the Panchayat through NREGS
are main attraction for this change.
THE Mayawati government has taken action against those involved in irregularities in the implementation of the NREGS
in Uttar Pradesh.
Guwahati, March 3 (ANI): The National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (NREGS
) has played an important role in bringing smiles on thousands of faces.