Staff Reporter

SALEM: Members of Tamil Nadu Agriculture Labourers Association staged a demonstration urging the Central and State governments to check the rise in the prices of essential commodities.

They also wanted the Centre to ensure proper implementation of National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme.

The workers engaged under the scheme should be paid wages as per the rules, they stressed.

They wanted the government to take stern action against officials and elected representatives who were found committing irregularities in the implementation of the scheme.

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