Tag: corruption in MGNREGA

Impact: 250 MGNREGA workers get paid after 18 months

 
/ April 21, 2016

Ratna Roy, a labourer from West Bengal had toiled hard under the rural employment guarantee scheme MGNREGA to earn her promised daily bread. But her efforts were in vain as the administration of Cooch Behar, West Bengal did not payย her wages for one and a half years. Just like Ratna...

Fraud with MGNREGA Workers in Sikkat, Bihar

 
/ November 3, 2015

Sikkat, Bihar | Reenaย  MGNREGA workers from the village get paid by the contractor after their job is completed. These workers aren’t aware that they have bank accounts opened in the post office on their individual names. The post-master and the contractor have gotten together to swindle money out of...