Q. Consider the following statements:
1.Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) is a means to implement Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA).
2.Under MGNREGS, workers will get the work whenever they demand and not when the government has work available.
3.MGNREGA provides that at least one-third of the workers should be women.
Which of the statements given above are correct?

[A] 1 and 2 only

[B] 2 and 3 only

[C] 1 and 3 only

[D] 1, 2 and 3

Answer: D
Notes:

Explanation –

Statement 1, 2 and 3 are correct. MGNREGS is a means to implement MGNREGA so that the guarantee comes into effect. Under MGNREGS, workers will get the work whenever he demands and not when the government has work available (demand driven scheme). MGNREGA provides that at least one-third of the workers should be women.

Source: ForumIAS