Patna: The Bihar government has sacked 34 MNREGA employees and booked 43 others for their complicity in irregularities in implementation of the premier centrally-sponsored schemes in Bihar, a minister said on Thursday.

The tainted 34 MNREGA employees entrusted with task to implement the scheme in 1512 panchayats have been terminated from service and 43 others booked under various provisions of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) after charges of irregularities committed by them were found correct during probe, RuralDevelopment Minister Nitish Mishra told.

Most of the sacked MNREGA employees were panchayats 'rojgar sevaks' and technical persons, he said.


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