Total of 325.95 lakh men were provided employment under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (Mahatma Gandhi NREGS) during 2021-22 (as on 03.08.2021). The top 10 States in terms of employment provided to men under Mahatma Gandhi NREGS were Madhya Pradesh, West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Rajasthan, Odisha, Chhattisgarh, Telangana, Bihar.
Note – Source: RAJYA SABHA SESSION – 254 UNSTARRED QUESTION No 2223. Source: Management Information System.
Resource Title: State/UT-wise Number of Persons Provided Employment under Mahatma Gandhi NREGS during 2020-21 and 2021-22