DimapurNagaland Pradesh Congress Committee (NPCC) President on Friday accused of misappropriation of MGNREGA funds within the state.
In a press release, Theri mentioned that 483.82 lakh MGNREGA funds have been launched and withdrawn to the state throughout 2020-2021. He mentioned he was informed by some villagers that he bought solely seven days’ wage throughout this era, which is Rs 60 lakh.
“The stability quantity has been embezzled,” he alleged.
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Theri mentioned that misuse of MGNREGA funds will not be new in Nagaland, not solely a bodily element is misused but additionally the wage element is misused.
He mentioned that after becoming a member of, MGNREGA beneficiaries in Nagaland have by no means obtained wage or materials element of full 100 days.
The NPCC chief additionally mentioned that there’s additionally a misinterpretation of the convergence fund. He mentioned the comprehensible convergence in coaching when the scheme was launched by former Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh meant that improvement funds from different departments might be transformed into MGNREGA funds and the variety of days’ wages might be elevated. may be prolonged to. greater than 100 days.
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“Nevertheless, in Nagaland, wage funds are diverted into ‘particular improvement actions’ and MLAs are distributing these funds,” he mentioned.
Theri mentioned: “Solely these individuals who have unknown sources of revenue are flourishing within the state. These are all cash laundering instances. Corruption is at its peak for the final 20 years.”