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Cent percent payment to MNREGA labourers of pending wages

Bhopal. MGNREGA has sanctioned the first installment of Rs. 915 crore 20 lakhs against the labour budget of 20 crore mandays approved for the state of Madhya Pradesh by the Government of India in the current financial year. The amount of Rs. 270 crore has been released for payment of wages till April 20, 2018. Thus, cent percent amount of the pending wages has been released till April 20, 2018. Payment of wages after April 20 is in circulation. In the financial year 2018-19, Rs 1,000 crore has been made available for payment of material, the sanction of which has been issued to the districts. Districts have been directed to settle the payment of pending material till the end of the month.