Under the Mahatma Gandhi NREGA scheme, every rural family has the right to get 100 days of employment in their own village.
The family must possess a Job Card to claim this right.
Karnataka has taken up a campaign to issue Job Cards to vulnerable families through a house-to-house survey in villages having seasonal migrant.
The campaign has been launched from 17-07-2020 to raise awareness of Mahatma Gandhi NREGA and enrol eligible families and under the scheme.
As a result of this campaign, more than 50,000 new Job Cards have been added and more than 6 lakh laborers are employed every day.
During the campaign, many families are registered and new job cards are issued on the spot.