Twenty Point Programme
The Twenty Point Programme (TPP)-2006 is a package of Social Sector Schemes and Programmes. It consists of 20 point and 66 items being administered by various Ministries of Government of India and implemented by State / UT Governments. The basic objectives of the programme are poverty eradication and to improve the quality of life of the poor and the under privileged population of the country. The Programme covers various socio-economic aspects like poverty, employment, education, housing, health, agriculture, afforestation and environment protection, drinking water, energy to rural areas and welfare of weaker section of the society etc.