Tatsat Chronicle Magazine

Rural Poverty


Aadhaar-Based Payment System Is Making Life Hard For MGNREGS Workers

January 29, 2024
As directed by the government, payment of wages under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) must be done through an Aadhaar-based payment system (ABPS) from January 1, 2024. Under this system, a worker’s Aadhaar number needs to be seeded