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Social Justice & Empowerment

The Social Justice and Empowerment (SJ&E) Vertical in the NITI Aayog is functioning as the nodal division for the Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment (Department of Social Justice & Empowerment & Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities), Ministry of Tribal Affairs and Ministry of Minority Affairs.  The major responsibly of the SJE Vertical is  to provide inputs in formulation and strengthening of policies and programmes to safeguard and empower the interest of the socially, educationally and economically weaker sections of the society.


The SJE Vertical is also responsible for formulating and implementing guidelines for scheduled castes sub-plan and tribal sub-plan, making suggestions or modifications in the guidelines of grants under Article 275(l) and special central assistance to SCSP & TSP. 


Achievements in the year 2017-18

Achievements in the year 2018-19