Complaints Galore On Unpaid Wages Of NREGS

IMPHAL, Feb 10: Inspite of its launch being solely aimed at upliftment of the poorer section of the society through provision of work, execution of the National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (NREGS) here in the State is unarguably far from being noble as a number of cases regarding unpaid wages had been reported to the Commission set up specifically to address irregularities. According to an informed...

State Falling Short On NREGS Guidelines

IMPHAL, Dec 8: Union Ministry of Rural Development has expressed dissatisfaction over the failure of the State Government to adhere to the guidelines of implementing National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (NREGS) with regard to holding of Vigilance & Monitoring Committee meetings. In a letter dispatched to the Department of Rural Development, Government of Manipur, advisor to Ministry of Rural...