Odisha CM Pats Keonjhar Dist Admin For Creating 1 Cr MGNREGA Persondays

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today lauded the Keonjhar district administration for generating one crore persondays under the MGNREGA scheme in a financial year.

Taking to his official Twitter handle @CMO_Odisha, Naveen Patnaik retweeted, “Congratulations @DistAdmKeonjhar on generating 1 crore persondays under MGNREGA in a financial year. As part of #Odisha Government’s effort to provide livelihood support to the people, wage employment is being created under the programme across the State.”

Earlier, the Keonjhar district administration on his official Twitter handle @DistAdmKeonjhar had tweeted, “District #Keonjhar achieves ‘1 Crore Persondays’ for the first time in a Financial Year. District has achieved a major milestone of generating 1 Cr persondays under MGNREGA. During the #COVID pandemic, the wages provided a crucial support #DMFKeonjhar”.

The Keonjhar district administration has also stated through its official tweet that more than Rs 252 crore wage disbursed, including Rs 77 crore disbursed under DMF Keonjhar.