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Increasing work on individual land under MGNREGA a boon to rural income?

In total, around 6.41 million works under individual land has been undertaken in 2021-22 financial year, of which Bihar leads the pack.

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MGNREGA | Mahatma Gandhi | Rural income

Sanjeeb Mukherjee  |  New Delhi 



The share of works done on individual land in total completed works under the flagship National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) scheme has jumped exponentially by 73 per cent between 2014-15 and 20121-22, prompting several commentators to infer that creation of such assets could have a positive impact on productivity and rural incomes.

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First Published: Tue, August 30 2022. 18:43 IST

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