NREGA Sangharsh Morcha appeals for immediate notification of additional 50 days over and above the 100 days in NREGA, across the country, in view of the national disaster caused by coronavirus pandemic
-Press release by NREGA Sangharsh Morcha, dated 13th July, 2020
NREGA Sangharsh Morcha -- a civil society organisation comprising concerned citizens, academics and grassroots social workers -- has written to the Secretary, Ministry of Rural Development to appeal for notifying additional 50 days of work under MGNREGA (over and above 100 days) across the nation, considering the current situation as a national disaster.
Section 4.2.3 of the NREGA Master Circular 2019-20 enables the MoRD to issue such notification in areas hit by drought or other natural calamities. This is something which is under the bureaucratic control and can be done immediately.
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Press release by NREGA Sangharsh Morcha, dated 13 July, 2020