Vol. 3, Issue 2 (2016)
An innovative project under MGNREGS: Making Fly Ash Brick at Bankura District of West Bengal
Author(s): Dr. Shankar Chatterjee
Abstract: This paper is based on the study carried out by the author at Bankura District of West Bengal which is one of the backward districts of the country and thus rightly provided fund under BRGF. In this district MGNREGS projects have been doing good work by creating sustainable employment as well as assets. In this article, a case of Fly Ash Brick making unit has been explained which was set up under MGNREGS. And also some laborers who were provided with employment were interviewed. All these are presented here. Such model can be taken up in other parts of the country.