Janjgir-Champa. Pulojma, known and known as Engineer Didi in her village. His name remains on everyone’s tongue. Wherever she goes in the village, everyone greets her with respect and praises her for her work.
Behind this identity of his is his own struggle. Till a few years ago, she too was engaged in taking care of her family like a common housewife. The scope of his identity was limited to his family only. But a day also came when he got a chance to change his identity. This opportunity, she got as a woman mate in Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (Mahatma Gandhi NREGA).
It was from here that the real change took place in her life and she has been fulfilling the responsibility of female mate in the village continuously for the last 10 years. Due to her dedication and dedication towards her work, the workers and villagers of Mahatma Gandhi NREGA have started calling her by the name of Engineer Didi and now this has become her identity.
Smt. Pulojma is a resident of Baloda development block, Junadih, village panchayat of Khairwar district. She belongs to Scheduled Tribe category.
He told that they have a joint family. His father-in-law owns one acre of land. On which the family has been living. It is said that time tests every person, so his family was also going through the test of difficult times. Due to the changing family developments, the responsibility of nurturing his family had fallen on him. Due to poor financial condition, she was unable to pay much attention to her children.
Constantly battling with these problems, one day he came to know through the village employment assistant Mr. Mahendra Kumar Chausle that there is a need of mate in the works of Mahatma Gandhi NREGA. In such a situation, Mrs. Pulojma’s studies till class XII came in handy and she got the job of mate from the panchayat on 11 October 2011.
What was it then, Pulozma was a hard worker. He gradually learned the complete work of MET under Mahatma Gandhi NREGA. Under this, recording the number of laborers at the workplace, keeping a record of the work being done in the register, allotting work and taking care that each worker should have his job card.
information, such as availability of clean drinking water and first aid boxes at the workplace. After learning the work, his hard work paid off and he was appreciated in the village. In the first year, while working as a mate in the scheme, he received 8 thousand 500 rupees as remuneration, which he spent on the upbringing of his family.
Important role played in Corona period –
The population of Junadih village is one thousand 62 in which 527 are females and 535 are males. There are 371 registered families under Mahatma Gandhi NREGA. Mate Mrs. Pulojma always keeps this information with her, so that whenever any work starts in the village under the scheme, she can inform the job card holders about coming to work. Today she has matured in her work. An example of this was seen in the Corona period.
He told the MGNREGA workers at the workplace, especially women, how to avoid COVID-19, and exhorted them to wear masks regularly and wash their hands from time to time as well as maintain a certain physical distance to work. This was the reason that during the pandemic in the year 2020-21, 548 women got employment of 19 thousand 194 man-days under the scheme. At the same time, in the current financial year 2021-22, employment of 10 thousand 460 man-days has been earned by 465 women so far.
Along with work, the system of water, shade for children and the arrangement of medical facilities takes care of –
Village Employment Assistant Mr. Mahendra Kumar Chausle says that Mrs. Pulojma is a very active woman in the form of a mate. She regularly measures the dock and maintains it in the measurement register during the work. Apart from this, she also takes care of the arrangement of water, shade for children and medical facilities at the workplace.
Whenever the work starts at the workplace, he has performed the responsibility of creating a citizen information board very well. She also helps the Gram Panchayat in updating the job cards of labor families.
Continuously monitors the works –
To take care of the quality in the construction works of Mahatma Gandhi NREGA, Mat Smt. Pulojma regularly visited the workplace and monitored. By taking interest in the works by him in this way, the editing of the works could be done better in the time-limit.
He helped the Gram Rozgar Sahayak in filling the muster rolls for timely payment of wages to the workers. This was the reason that the number of workers in the scheme increased continuously and their confidence in the scheme increased.
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Carrying the responsibility of the family on the shoulders –
Mate Mrs. Pulozma tells that the responsibility of her family rests on her shoulders. The family consists of father-in-law Shri Mayaram Khairwar, mother-in-law Smt. Rathbai, sons Shri Soumya, Kailash and Vishal, Nand Vijay Kumari. The amount received while working as a mate is