What are the main features of the National Rural Employment Guarantee Act 2005?



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The main features of the National Rural Employment Act 2005 are as follows:

  • To provide 100 days of wage employment to every household to ensure livelihood security in rural areas.

  • It also aimed at sustainable development t o address the cause of drought, deforestation, and soil erosion.

  • One-third of the proposed jobs have been reserved for women under this scheme.
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