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Economists ask PM Modi not to dilute NREGS, Nitin Gadkari says focus on needy areas
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MGNREG Scheme improved status of women

Kochi, Oct 23 (PTI) Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee scheme had helped women improve their social and economic status, according to a study by a university here. The study by the Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies ... Press Trust of India, 42 minutes ago
MNREG scheme benefitted rural women: Study Times of India, 8 hours ago

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2 children drown in pond being dug under NREGS

: Two boys, aged three and four, drowned in a pond being dug under the National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme at a village near Vedaranyam in the district, police said. The pond was filled to the brim with rain water. Police said the boys were playing at ...
 Business Standard39 minutes ago

Prominent Economists Voice Concern over Future of NREGA in Letter to Modi

NEW DELHI: Fearing that the National Rural Employment Guarantee Act is being diluted, over two dozen prominent economists have shot off a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi cautioning him against the move which they argue will have a negative ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago Economists oppose move to tweak MGNREGS  Deccan Herald1 week ago 28 economists send letter to Modi on concerns over NREGA  Rediff.com1 week ago Economists petition Modi against dilution of MGNREGA  Business Standard India1 week ago

Economists urge Modi not to withdraw rural employment scheme

A group of leading economists has said the future of India's biggest anti-poverty scheme, which has brought work to millions of impoverished villagers, is under threat and urged the government not to restrict or dilute the programme. Image: Labourers work on a dried lake to try and revive it under the National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (NREGA) at Ibrahimpatnam, on the outskirts of Hyderabad. Photograph: Krishnendu Halder/Reuters In an open letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, 28 ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago Modi Urged Not To Take Away Jobs Of Rural Poor  Businessworld India1 week ago Economists urge Modi not to squeeze NREGA for rural poor  Yahoo! UK and Ireland1 week ago Economists urge Narendra Modi not to squeeze NREGA for rural poor  Livemint.com1 week ago

NREGA becoming victim of political vendetta: Congress

NEW DELHI: Congress on Friday accused Modi government of weakening the rural job guarantee scheme because it was started by the UPA, saying the political vendetta would hurt the rural poor whom it provides a safety net. "The idea is to reduce the ...
 Times of India5 days ago Proposed changes to rural job scheme will hit 5 cr households, say activists  Hindu Business Line2 weeks ago Government rolling back rural job scheme, say activists  Siasat Daily2 weeks ago NDA tweaking MGNREGA to benefit contractors: Activists  Deccan Herald2 weeks ago

Please Don't Dilute Job Scheme for Rural Poor, Says This Bihar Village

Hundreds have protested reports about proposed dilution of NREGA. Muzaffarpur, Bihar: For over a fortnight, hundreds of people from a village in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district have been on a 'dharna'. They are protesting against reports about the ...
 NDTV13 minutes ago Job scheme dilute finger at Gadkari  Calcutta Telegraph2 weeks ago

App to monitor rural job scheme

Amid row over moves to tweak MGNREGS to stop doling out easy money, the Centre is to provide smart phones at half price to Gram Panchayat officials monitoring the rural job scheme. GP officers overseeing implementation of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural ...
 Deccan Herald2 days ago

#dnaEdit: Don't dilute MNREGA

As leading economists have pointed out any tampering with the existing scheme will hurt its beneficiaries — most of them Dalits, tribals and women The incisive letter authored by leading economists to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging him ...
 DNA India6 days ago SOS to PM: Don't Dilute Rural Jobs Scheme, Write 28 Leading Economists  NDTV1 week ago SOS to PM: Don't Dilute NREGA, Write 28 Economists  NDTV1 week ago Don't dilute UPA's MNREGA, it provides economic security: Economists to PM  Indian Express1 week ago
Business Standard

Rural job scheme review needed to stop misuse: Govt

After a group of 28 economists from India and abroad wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for not diluting the provisions of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA), the government on Thursday said a review was needed ...
 Business Standard6 days ago

NREGA scheme is not broken so govt need not fix it

If the news reports doing the rounds are to be believed, the NDA is planning to further dilute the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA), the country's single-largest flagship programme that has a budget of Rs. 34,000 ...
 Hindustan Times6 days ago
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