Central Employment Guarantee Council Meeting, All-time high amount of Rs. 61,500 crore allocated under MGNREGA

Union Minister of Rural Development, Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare and Panchayati Raj, Shri Narendra Singh Tomar chairs the 21st meeting of Central Employment Guarantee Council

Minister Narendra Singh Tomar emphasized that Government has accorded priority to creation of assets for water conservation/irrigation and individual assets which would help agriculture sector under MGNREGA

Chhattisgarh ranks first with completion of 37 percent of the MNREGA works, 2nd in 100-day employment

Employment of 5.03 crore human days created in the first two months of the financial year, 175 percent of the given target
Chhattisgarh ranks second in providing 100-day employment to maximum number of families

25.97 lakh villagers provided employment til date this year and Rs 1114 crore paid as wages

Chief Minister and Panchayat-Rural Development Minister praised panchayat representatives and field officials for their excellent work during lockdown

5000 Wells in Kondagaon MGNREGA are to change Drinking Water Scenario

Kondagaon Changing Life with MGNREGA: Now development stream will get flow Wells in the mountain village of Kuemari
Villagers will benefit from better water management and improved agriculture, fisheries will also get boosted - Collector

Administration engaged in the exercise to construct five thousand wells to overcome water shortage

2.2 million Laborers Engaged in MNREGA Rajasthan: Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot

Jaipur, 10 May 2020. Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot said that keeping in mind the usefulness of MNREGA for providing employment in rural areas in the present situation, emphasis was placed on the employment of workers by starting more and more work, due to which the lockdown where only 62 thousand workers till 17 April While employed, today labor employment has exceeded 22 lakhs.

Chhattisgarh Gets INR 685+ Crores in MNREGA, CM Thanks PM Modi

Central Government sanctions Rs 685.29 crore for MNREGA, in response to Chief Minister Baghel’s letter
Rs 404 sanctioned for wage payment to labourers
Chief Minister thanks Prime Minister

Raipur, 06 April 2020 In response to the letter Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel had written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi requesting payment of pending wages and also advance payment of wages for next three months under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme, Central Government has sanctioned Rs 682.29 crores.

Individual oriented and livelihood promotion work in MNREGA to prevent corona infection

Principal Secretary wrote a letter to collectors, saying all protective measures should be followed

Raipur. 02 April 2020 The Department of Panchayat and Rural Development has directed to start the individual and livelihood promotion works under MNREGA (Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme) in order to avoid corona infection and adhere to social distancing. The department has asked to start work by sanctioning more and more works requiring lesser number of workers.

MNREGA News Chhattisgarh Gets 7 Awards

Here are the list of latest CG Awards from India government. Chhattisgarh bags Seven Awards under MNREGA : Union Rural Development Minister Mr. Narendra Singh Tomar to give away the award on December 19 in New Delhi


Mungeli district, Pamgarh development block and Dhotimatola-Podi Gram Panchayat selected for three awards for excellent works under MNREGA

Panchayat and Rural Development Minisetr Mr. TS Singhdeo congratulates all the officials-employees and panchayat representatives enagaged in implementation of MNREGA