Alleged corruption in NREGA: Investigating officer threatens the complainant...

Chandeshwar Kushwaha from Debiganj village in Thana Ramanujganj district Balrampur Chhattisgarh had reported that NREGA work in his village was getting done by machine at night and they were beaten up when they tried to apply for RTI. CEO visited village after report but instead of inspecting site he abused Kushwaha in English. Kushwaha alleges corruption of more than Rs 12 lakhs and requests for investigation by higher officers. He says he is uneducated and frightened. Kushwaha@8120048936

Posted on: Jun 11, 2016. Tags: CHANDESHWAR KUSHWAHA NREGA

Recording a report on CGNet Swara

Search Reports »


Supported By »

Environics Trust
Gates Foundation
International Center for Journalists
IPS Media Foundation
MacArthur Foundation
UN Democracy Fund

Android App »

Click to Download

Post a Comment

To record your comment, please call and leave a message at +91-80500 68000. Recording your comment in audio format will ensure that it is accessible to all CGNet Swara users, most of whom lack Internet access and access the reports via phone.

This article has been made possible because of financial support from the IPS Media Foundation. If you are a journalist and would like to apply for financial support, you may apply at; however, please bear in mind that your application does not guarantee any financial support and is merely an expression of interest by you for financial support. Any financial support to be extended will be at the sole discretion of IPS Media Foundation.