Women labourers working on a hot day under the National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (NREGA) on the outskirts of Ajmer, Rajasthan.

PTI Photo

Pavithra S. Rangan

Muddied NREGA workers in the hinterland

Tribhuvan Tiwari

Union Minister of Rural Development Birender Singh, Minister of State for Rural Development Sudarshan Bhagat, Minister of State for Drinking Water & Sanitation Ram Kripal Yadav and Minister of State for Panchayati Raj and Rural Development Minister Nihal Chand prsenting an award to a Sarpanch during the MNREGA Awards function on the occasion of MNREGA Divas in New Delhi.

PTI Photo by Manvender Vashist

Collapsed NREGA well at Binwa village

Sandipan Chatterjee

Getting NREGA wages via an Aadhar-enabled ATM in Ranchi

Moving Earth NREGA promises at least 100 days jobs for every needy rural household. But it has failed to create enough jobs for workers.

Jitender Gupta

Union minister for rural development and panchayati raj C.P Joshi—the man in charge of NREGA

Cash ‘n’ carry Roll call for an NREGA project