National Social Assistance Programme (NSAP)

The NSAP is a welfare programme being administered by the Ministry of Rural Development, Government of India. This programme is a combination of a number of social pension schemes. This programme is being implemented in both rural and urban areas. NSAP represents a significant step towards the fulfilment of the Directive Principles of State Policy enshrined in the Constitution of India which enjoin upon the State to undertake within its means a number of welfare measures.

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Last Updated November 24, 2022, 04:54 (UTC)
Created September 30, 2022, 06:32 (UTC)
displayName National Social Assistance Programme (NSAP)
schemeType Centrally Sponsored Scheme
slug nsap
states Bihar,Jharkhand