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What does REGS stand for?

REGS stands for Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme

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The Report Card released by Sam Sharpe, Head of Office, DFID, India, says that the "satisfaction level" of people with various government services has increased amazingly in recent months with pension topping the chart at 81 per cent, followed by health facilities (80 per cent), issuance of certificates (78 per cent), ration shops (78 per cent), schools (75 per cent), Anganwadis (74 per cent) and Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (65 per cent).
Whether it was Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGA) or any other welfare schemes launched by the Centre for uplift of downtrodden sections of the society, the fund being made available by the UPA government to Bihar under these heads were not being properly utilised by the present dispensation, he added.
He sees a fair chance of the rural employment guarantee scheme playing spoilsport during the next kharif season by both restricting labour availability and pushing up wages.
The scheme aims to transfer the benefits of the National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (NREGS) to the villagers through use of smart cards and is proposed to be expanded to 19 lead districts of SBI in a phased manner, Shiva Kumar, chief general manager (CGM), SBI, Bhubaneswar circle said.