Govt. of India
Ministry of Rural Development
Department of Rural Development
The Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act 28-Mar-2017 05:21:09 PM 
R18.6 Drought Effective Location
FY:2016-2017

S No. States Districts Blocks Panchayats
Total Drought Effected Total Drought Effected Total Drought Effected
1 ANDHRA PRADESH 13 7 661 245 13104 4567
2 ARUNACHAL PRADESH 20 0 112 0 1825 0
3 ASSAM 27 0 238 0 2644 0
4 BIHAR 38 0 534 0 8529 0
5 CHHATTISGARH 27 0 146 0 10971 0
6 GOA 2 0 12 0 190 0
7 GUJARAT 33 0 247 0 14357 0
8 HARYANA 21 0 126 0 6259 0
9 HIMACHAL PRADESH 12 0 78 0 3250 0
10 JAMMU AND KASHMIR 22 0 321 0 4206 0
11 JHARKHAND 24 0 264 0 4414 0
12 KARNATAKA 30 27 176 149 6024 5073
13 KERALA 14 0 152 0 941 0
14 MADHYA PRADESH 51 42 313 225 22814 17134
15 MAHARASHTRA 34 0 354 0 28727 0
16 MANIPUR 9 0 44 0 3151 0
17 MEGHALAYA 11 0 39 0 6251 0
18 MIZORAM 8 0 26 0 859 0
19 NAGALAND 11 0 74 0 1241 0
20 ODISHA 30 0 314 0 6211 0
21 PUNJAB 22 0 148 0 13084 0
22 RAJASTHAN 33 20 295 147 9894 3696
23 SIKKIM 4 0 31 0 176 0
24 TAMIL NADU 31 31 385 385 12524 12524
25 TELANGANA 30 0 438 0 8831 0
26 TRIPURA 8 0 58 0 1178 0
27 UTTAR PRADESH 75 8 825 57 59143 3495
28 UTTARAKHAND 13 7 95 52 7984 4667
29 WEST BENGAL 21 0 341 0 3347 0
30 ANDAMAN AND NICOBAR 3 0 9 0 78 0
31 DADRA & NAGAR HAVELI 1 0 1 0 20 0
32 DAMAN & DIU 2 0 2 0 10 0
33 LAKSHADWEEP 1 0 10 0 10 0
34 PUDUCHERRY 2 0 4 0 10 0
Total 683 142 6873 1260 262257 51156