New Delhi: In this moment of coronavirus epidemic, the workers of the country get relief, for this, the central government has increased the budget of MNREGA by 40 thousand crores. Former Congress National President Rahul Gandhi has praised the government's move. Rahul Gandhi has expressed his gratitude to the government in a tweet.
Rahul Gandhi tweeted and wrote that 'PM Modi has approved an additional budget of 40,000 crores for the MNREGA scheme created during the UPA era. We thank them for understanding and promoting MNREGA's foresight. ' It is noteworthy that Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Sunday announced the fifth and final phase related to the economic package of 20 lakh crore rupees. The Finance Minister said that PM Modi had said that there is a need to convert disaster into an opportunity. Accordingly, this economic package has been prepared.
The Finance Minister said that in this package there is a focus on land, labour, law, liquidity. The Finance Minister said that there is no lack of employment for migrant workers going from cities to villages, so the budget of MNREGA has been increased by Rs 40,000 crore. Along with this, he also announced a new policy for the public sector.
प्रधानमंत्री ने UPA काल में सृजित MNREGA स्कीम के लिए 40,000 करोड़ का अतिरिक्त बजट देने की मंज़ूरी दी है। MNREGA की दूरदर्शिता को समझने और उसे बढ़ावा देने के लिए हम उनके प्रति आभार प्रकट करते हैं।#ModiUturnOnMNREGA pic.twitter.com/XMOmhXhVeD— Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) May 18, 2020