Migration Narratives: The SHRAM Blog

Posts Tagged ‘MGNREGA’

Ensuring livelihood for migrants

During the lockdown period many migrants in urban areas returned to their home towns in rural areas. What was their source of livelihood there? Were the schemes effective implemented? This blog looks into Jan Dhan Yojana and MGNREGS. People migrate for better livelihood, especially, to urban areas. In India, the internal migrants have increased from […]

Cash transfer in India-Will it help migrant workers?

The present Government at the Centre has been quite vocal and desperate on launching Conditional Cash Transfer in India. Mr. P.Chidambaram, The Finance Minister of India has termed CCT as a big game changer for fighting corruption and protecting public money. It is claimed that under the regime of CCT (Conditional Cash Transfer), cash will […]