Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act
Social Audit Society Kerala (MGNSASK )

Sri. Pinarayi Vijayan

Hon. Chief Minister Kerala

Sri. M. B. Rajesh

Hon. Minister, LSGD, GoK

Smt. Sarada Muraleedharan IAS

Additional Chief Secretary, LSGD, GoK

Dr. Sharmila Mary Joseph IAS

Principal Secretary, LSGD Rural, GoK

Sri. Pranabjyoti Nath IAS

Chairman, Social Audit Society Kerala (Secretary, Department of Sports & Youth Affairs, GoK)

Dr. N. Ramakantan

Director, Social Audit Society Kerala

Social Audit Unit Kerala

MGNSASK (Mahatma Gandhi NREGA Social Audit Society, Kerala) is the social audit society of Kerala. The unit functions as an independent society, registered under the Travancore – Cochin Charitable Societies Act, 1955 vide No. TVM/TC/123/2017 on 31st January 2017 namely Mahatma Gandhi NREGA Social Audit Society Kerala (MGNSASK) with the legal mandate to conduct social audit in the state as envisaged by MGNREGA Audit of Schemes Rules, 2011.

We work towards carrying forward the legacy of Kerala’s renowned democratic decentralization endeavor that started in 1996 by bringing about democratic accountability in the administration of development programmes and institutions in the state and local governance through social auditing.

Social Audit Kerala


News & Updates

Objectives of Social Audit


Since, then the state began its journey of conducting fair and transparent social audits at the ward level by recruiting and training different levels of social audit resource persons, extending management, regulatory support with evaluation and feedback, and also setting in place a robust grievance redressal mechanism as envisaged in Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act and Audit of Scheme Rules 2011. Apart from MGNREGS, the social audit unit also conduct social audits for other schemes like PM POSHAN, PMAY-G, Aarogya Keralam, Ayyankali Urban Employment Guarantee Scheme, etc.