Mizoram government provides 74 days of wage employment under MGNREGS in 10 months

Tuesday, 24 Nov, 7.33 am

The Mizoram government has provided at least 74 days of wage employment to job car holders under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) from January to October this year, an official said.

This was mentioned at a meeting of the state employment guarantee council, presided over by state rural development minister Lalruatkima on Monday, the official said.

Besides 74 days, 7 days of wage employment each will be arranged for job cardholders in November and December, he said.

Lalruatkima said the state government is making massive efforts to achieve 100 days of wage employment during the current fiscal.