Economics

When was NREGA launched and why?


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Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act, 2005  is Indian labor law and social security measure that aims to guarantee the 'right to work'. This act was passed in September 2005.
This act was introduced with the aim of improving the purchasing power of semi- or un-skilled rural people of India, irrespective of whether or not they fell below the poverty line.
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