Revised Wage Rate for MGNREGA Workers w.e.f. 01.04.2014
Panchayats & Rural Development. Minimum Wages, Panchayat Act.
Government of West Bengal
Panchayats & Rural Development Department
Joint Administrative Building
Block HC, Plot No. 7, Sector-III
Salt Lake City, Kolkata – 700 106
Memo. No. 817(20)-RD/O/NREGA/18S-06/09 Dated: 28.02.2014
From: Dibyendu Sarkar
Commissioner, MGNREGS &
To: The Principal Secretary, GTA
The District Magistrate and District Programme Coordinator (All Districts)
The Additional Executive Officer, Siliguri Mahakuma Parishad
Sub: Revised wage rate with effect from 01.04.2014, regarding
Kindly note that we have received the notification from the Government of India indicating the revised wage rate applicable for MGNREGA workers with effect from 01.04.2014. As per the notification issued by the Government of India, unskilled worker working in MGNREGS in West Bengal shall get Rs. 169.00 for a day’s work. Likewise a semi-skilled and skilled worker shall get wages at the rate of Rs. 253.50 and Rs. 338.00 respectively. This revised wage rate shall be applicable to engagement of workers for implementation of MGNREGS.
The notification issued by the Ministry in the Gazette of India Extraordinary dated 13.02.2014 is attached.
Sd/- Dibyendu Sarkar
No. 817-RD dated 28.02.2014