Acceptance of the right of the Village Community to declare their Gaon Samaj Sabha below the Gramsabha of the Gram Panchayat by making appropriate definition of it in the Act. By declaration of Gaon Samaj Sabha it shall get the status of Gram Panchayat & registered Cooperative Society automatically with the rights to make the Rules. (See the Maharashtra Gramdan Act 1964. For draft Rules, see the booklet 'Village Forest' published by Vrikshamitra)
Amount of the E.G. Fund proportionate to the geographical area and population of the Gaon Samaj Sabha shall be deposited in the Bank Account of that Gaon Samaj Sabha
Right to Gaon Samaj Sabha to make comprehensive Village Development Planning to give guaranteed Employment to all the residents in the Village. Persons demanding work should get work the next day before 11 A.M. If not, they shall have right to receive seven (7) days' minimum wages in kind or cash as loan refundable after getting work and its wages.
If the person declares that he is hungry he/she must get grains sufficient for two meals immediately.
Try to implement "Shram Shakti Dwara Gram Vikas"(Village Development through Rural Labour Power) on priority basis in the Villages who have not declared themselves as Gaon Samaj Sabha
Wages must be as per the Minimum Wages for that work.
Maharashtra Employment Guarantee Scheme – by Brian Lobo
Report: Two-day state level workshop on ‘Right to Food’
17 – 18 September 2005, Nagpur.