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Daily Archives: March 10, 2017

Job card holders to get minimum Rs 172 per day wages

Bhopal: Minimum wages of Rs 172 per day will be given to job card holder labourers in Madhya Pradesh under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act Scheme from April 1, 2017. Currently, minimum wages of Rs. 167 per day is fixed under the scheme. Minister for Panchayat and Rural Development Gopal Bhargava has issued directives to inform MNREGA labourers about the payment of wages on increased rates effective from April 1, 2017. The …

One dies, as under-construction building collapses

Bhopal: A labourer was killed and 16 other workers were injured when an under-construction building of a police training academy collapsed in Bhopal district. The third floor of the building of Central Academy of Police Training, the construction of which was going on for last three months at Kanhasaiya locality on the city outskirts, collapsed suddenly late last evening during beam laying work. The two floors below it also came crashing down, trapping the labourers …