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Movement: MNREGA work has not been paid for seven months, villagers of 81 panchayats did chakka jam, agreed on the written assurance of the CEO

Movement: mnrega work has not been paid for seven months, villagers of 81 panchayats did chakka jam, agreed on the written assurance of the ceo - news2news. In

Raja Sharma-. In development block of Rajnandgaon district of Chhattisgarh, an amount of Rs 83 lakh 85 thousand 182 for MGNREGA works is pending for seven months in 81 panchayats, the villagers staged a sit-in demonstration in Gram Panchayat Dhusera today. The BJP public representatives and leaders supported the movement and fiercely targeted the state government. He said that in the MNREGA Act, there is a provision to pay interest if the amount of MNREGA is withheld even for a month.

The whole matter pertains to Janpad Panchayat, where BJP workers along with the angry villagers protested for non-receipt of MNREGA funds and blocked the Dhusera- main road. District CEO, Tehsildar and administration were also present on the occasion.

Action should be taken against the culprits in the district


BJP leaders Ramji Bharti and Ravi Agarwal have accused the employees of Janpad Panchayat that the portal has been closed due to their mistake. The villagers remained adamant on the demand for quick action against the culprits and payment of the amount within fifteen days. He also said that if the amount has been withheld for a long time, then there is a provision to pay interest on it to the concerned office.

The officer gave in writing for action against the culprits

After a long debate, Divya Thakur, Chief Executive Officer of Janpad Panchayat, finally wrote on the application that action should be taken against the culprits for three days, only then the villagers ended the chakkajam. In case of non-action and non-payment, the villagers have warned of district panchayat gherao. Watch the video…


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