source: the report of the Arjun Sengupta. Committee to Review Policy for Public. Enterprises. Realising the critical role assigned to the public sector in the. 30 Aug Recommendations of Arjun Sengupta Committee Report. The Government had constituted an Ad-Hoc Group of Experts (AGE) in. This report β€œis focused on the informal or the unorganised economy The Commission had the following members: Dr. Arjun K. Sengupta, Dr.

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Retrieved 20 February The right to development was linked to a path of development in which national governments were reporg to ensure that human rights were progressively realised.

Member of the parliament of india Rajya Sabhaacademic, civil servant, diplomat. The recommendations of AGE relating to enhancing arujn powers delegated to Navratna, Miniratna and other profit making CPSEs were initially considered and the proposals sngupta enhancing the powers delegated to Navratna, Miniratna and other profit making CPSEs were approved by the Cabinet and orders in this regard were issued on 5 August, The finance sejgupta prevailed over Prime Minister Narasimha Rao to stop the mid-term appraisal wrjun being printed in its original form.

Sengupta argued that the enforceability of collective rights via the implementation of development programs was possible even without their being converted into legal rights though he recognised that justiciability did remain a superior course of action. Archived from the original on 28 September Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: The group, headed by Suresh Tendulkar, submitted its report to the Planning Commission, and details of it were first reported by Mint.

The Central Trade Union Organisations in their several representations to the successive governments had unanimously emphasised that there should be a separate bill for the large and distinct segment of agricultural workers, while insisting that the same should be moved simultaneously along with the one for unorganised workers.

These reports elaborated on the ‘Declaration of the Right to Development’ adopted by the UN in the US cast the lone dissenting vote. Retrieved from ” https: There is no provision in the scheme for any pension for the worker on completing 60 years, except for those under the BPL category. Arjun Sengupta indicated that his most significant contribution was the final report he produced as the head of the National Commission for Enterprises in the Unorganized Sector NCEUSa cabinet-rank position that he held from β€” Arjun Sengupta in January cojmittee Based on the recommendations of GoM, the Cabinet Note was formulated which was considered by the Cabinet in their meeting held on 26 April, and was senguppta and the orders in this regard were issued in May, As Arjun Sengupta report has noted, the Ministry of Finance took a decision to close this scheme, due to paucity of funds, retaining the same for the workers registered till February 24, This is not without a purpose.



First, it has decided to use one poverty line for all the residents of the country, correcting only for cost of living differences. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Webarchive template wayback links CS1 maint: The United Nations Human Rights Council observed a moment of silence for Sengupta on 27 September [8] and the Rajya Sabha was adjourned on 9 Novemberas a mark of respect to him. Notify me of new comments via ariun. The commission’s recommendations on social security resulted in the enactment of the Unorganized Workers Social Security Act, Their per capita consumption has gone up from Rs 9 to Rs There is no provision anywhere in the scheme to cover contingencies like disability, unemployment etc.

Unfortunately, the UPA dispensation had maintained a studied silence on atjun, despite repeated reminders from the Left parties, trade unions and organisations of agricultural workers. Delivering the Arjun Sengupta Memorial Lecture organised by co,mittee Indian Society of Labour Economics on 16 DecemberPrabhat Patnaik described Sengupta as an “iconoclast” and lauded the many roles he played “in his long and distinguished career.

This is bound to fail as the past experience of Krishi Samajik Suraksha Yojana cited earlier and the Unorganised Security Workers Social Security Schemewhich is virtually closed, as recorded in the commission report itself. At least from this point of time, the defect in the composition of the commission should be corrected by including trade unions.

At this time, he also steered two important groups: The contribution rate prescribed by the commission for the worker is Re 1 per day totaling to Rs per annum, irrespective of the actual number of days worked. The present UPA exercise on unorganised sector is faulty both in terms of the composition and terms of reference of the Arjun Sengupta Commission.

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Vodpod videos no longer available. Simultaneously, it must streamline delivery systems, weed out ineffective programmes and prioritise self-selection schemes such as MGNREGA.

For instance, the state schemes have by and large adopted the social assistance concept β€” the lone exception being Gujarat β€” without incorporating srjun element of insurance.

The commission has opted for the concept of defined contributions in its architecture of social security scheme for unorganised sector workers. Archived from the original PDF on 21 July Dhar and Sukhomoy Chakravarty build an alliance with the nascent state of Bangladesh.

But, in working out its own scheme, the commission has virtually ignored these beneficial aspects of the state models. Three different constituencies make up Indian retail.

Report on Conditions of Work and Promotion of Livelihoods in the Unorganised Sector

That was the report by the expert group to review the methods and means of estimating poverty. This page was last edited on 19 Novemberat Notify me of new comments via email.

In fact the trade unions had unanimously suggested levying of a small registration fee coupled with a token renewal fee. The commission report laments: The recommendations of AGE relating to enhancing the powers delegated to Navratna, Miniratna and other profit making CPSEs were initially considered and the proposals for enhancing the powers replrt to Navratna, Miniratna and other profit making CPSEs were comjittee by the Cabinet and orders in this regard were issued on 5 August.

The NDA government replaced an earlier scheme of paying a lump sum exgratia amount to the family of the rural worker in the event of death due to accident with its Krishi Samajik Suraksha Yojana.

As regards the recommendation that the Ministries should develop CPSE-specific criteria to determine overall performance independent of profitability, it has been decided that the existing performance evaluation parameters will be allowed to operate for 3 years and reviewed after a period of 3 years. You are commenting using your WordPress. Hence, we are unsure whether the government of India also is willing to undertake even the very nominal contribution proposed by the commission!

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