BEWARE OF FAKE INSTITUTES WITH SIMILAR NAMES. blank    blank

Caste-based NREGS Wages Payment System

  Apr 30, 2022

Caste-based NREGS Wages Payment System

Q What is the context  ?

A Parliament’s Standing Committee on Rural Development and Panchayati Raj has asked the government to roll back the system of caste-based wages, under which NREGS workers are paid based on whether they belong to a Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe, or Others.

Q What is the caste-based payment system?

Q What was the earlier system of payment?

Q Why was the system of caste-based wage payment introduced?

Q What is MGNREGA?

Q What are features of the scheme ?