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  project name ~ TABLE2008

category ~ Peoples Rights




  Project Name





Lok Shikshan SansthanPrayas



Peoples Rights







  Budget Approved


Rs 404900


  Year Approved







  Chapter Coordinators


K J Balakrishnan











This project aims to create awareness amongst the local communities (mainly Bheels and othe tribals) about their rights. Chittorgarh district has been selected for National Rural Employment Gauarantee Act (NREGA) since May 2007 and will be the main focus of this project.





In the past 3 years, LSS has released about 105.3 bighas of land for landless laborer, taken up the issue of securing minimum wages for workers under Government schemes, organized protests against the selection method for defining Below Poverty Line (BPL) families, created awareness amongst villages on the Right to Information (RTI) act.





1. Creating awareness about NREGA and its benefits. In particular: a. Working to ensure that the job cards are made b. Proposing works to be taken up in the villages 2.Creating awareness on land based atrocities through theatre



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