ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Rural Employment Schemes

A quantitative assessment of the impact of various rural wage employment schemes during the last two five-year plans and the current one shows that the results in terms of employment generated have been steadily decreasing. Restructuring and consolidation have not helped, and even the central legislation to integrate all programmes into the proposed National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme may achieve nothing more.

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