The Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme is the full form of MGNREGS. It was created as directed in Mahatma Gandhi NREGA and the means to implement the Act so that the guarantee comes into effect.
The State Governments have to incorporate all features of Mahatma Gandhi NREGA in the State Mahatma Gandhi NREGS as mentioned in Schedule –I and condition of employment as mentioned in Schedule-II of Mahatma Gandhi NREGA. The State Governments have powers to make rules and amend the concerned State scheme.
- Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA)
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