MGNREGA: Work demand still strong, supply flat

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January 6, 2021 8:43 AM

Demand for work under the rural employment guarantee scheme remained at highly elevated levels since May.

MGNREGA,economyIn December, the demand was still up 56% on year, but the supply hardly grew. (Photo source: IE)

Demand for work under the rural employment guarantee scheme remained at highly elevated levels since May; while the supply responded adequately in June-July, it has since declined.

In December, the demand was still up 56% on year, but the supply hardly grew.

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