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Tripura block’s incredible feat in financial inclusion gets award

By Sujit Chakraborty¬† Prime Minister Narendra Modi will confer an award on Tripura’s Mandwai block on April 21 in New Delhi for best performance in financial inclusion and financial literacy. Incidentally, the tribal dominated area had been till recently plagued by insurgency apart from widespread ethnic riots in 1980s in which hundreds died. “When it comes to financial inclusion of ...

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CPI-M Organises Protest against MGNREGA Fund Cuts

A day after Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to restore the funds cut from MGNREGA (Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act) rural employment scheme in the state, the CPI-M is all set to organise demonstrations across the country, including at parliament house in New Delhi Nov 26, to protest against the curtailment of MGNREGA ...

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Tripura CM Asks PM to Restore MGNREGA Funds for State

Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to restore the funds cut from MGNREGA (Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act) rural employment scheme in the state. “The union rural development ministry has increased its allocation of funds under MGNREGA for Rajasthan, West Bengal, Gujarat, Tamil Nadu and some other states but reduced central allocation for ...

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