Add.: Shastri Bhawan, New Delhi
Phone: 91-11-23384467, 91-11-23017584
Contact Person: P L Sanjeeva Reddy
Purpose : Agriculture, Development(General), Disadvantaged communities, Employment, Micro-enterprises, Poverty, Rural Development, Sustainable Development, Urban Development, Water
Aims/Objectives/Mission : Department of Rural Employment and Poverty Alleviation deals with – All matters pertaining to rural employment or unemployment such as working out strategies and programmes for rural employment including special works, wage or income generation and training related ; Micro level planning related to rural employment or unemployment and administrative infrastructure . Integrated rural development, including small farmers development agency, marginal farmers and agricultural labourers, drought prone areas programmes.