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Karnataka achieves progress of 71.68 % in implementation of MGNREGA scheme


  • Karnataka Minister for Rural Development K. S. Eshwarappa said that a goal of creating 13 crore man-days was set during 2020-21 and till date 9.32 crore man-days are created.
  • During the current year, the state has spent 3,155 crore rupees under the programme, out of which 2,493 crore rupees are towards wages. 
  • Under the programme, 44.86 lakh people were given employment which is the highest in the last 5 years.