Tripura government has topped in implementation of MNREGA scheme for the fourth consecutive time during the financial year 2012-13. The state has topped by providing 86 workdays against the prescribed 100 days, whereas the national figure stood at 39 workdays during this period.
Activities of various government departments, and the pace at which decisions on vital issues related to people's health are taken, show they are not serious about the real problems of the people, rather they try to shift the responsibility of their duties on others.
A woman is at the core of our family values. Due to age-old customs and prejudices prevalent in our society, she has, however, been made to feel inferior and is perceived to be weak. Injustice and discrimination against women in modern times have reached to an alarming level, and a situation has arisen where taking measures to prevent such atrocities has become necessary.
Before the partition of India in 1947, Mirpur was a prominent trade centre in the state of Jammu & Kashmir. Established by two saints, Meer Shah Gazi and Gosain Bodhpuri, Mirpur town was captured by tribals from FATA, Pakistan on November 25, 1947.