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What does MGNREGA stand for?

MGNREGA stands for Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (India)


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Sources in the BJP claimed there was also a possibility that the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act would be extended to the weavers to stop their migration from Varanasi.
The move will benefit about Eight lakh people in the states like Jharkhand, Odisha, Chhattisgarh and Andhra Pradesh, The additional 50 days of employment beyond the stipulated 100 days under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) will be applicable to those individuals who got pattas under Forest Rights Act, FRA( 2006).
The Bharat Mobile scheme will provide phones to households from where, at least, one member who has completed 100 days of work under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act in 2012.
According to state government officials, the centre can stop funds for schemes like Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA), Indira Aws Yojana (rural housing scheme), and Rural road schemes, citing clauses in the constitution.