On the basis of the list of 150 most backward districts identified for implementation of National Food for Work Programme and another list of 147 backward districts identified for the implementation of Rashtriya Sam Vikas Yojana provided by the Planning Commission, the Wadhwa Committee identified the poorest districts by combining both the lists (except 32 extremist affected districts in the list of 147 most backward districts), and added a few more districts as poorest, wherever pointed out by the concerned State Governments, the Minister added.
What does NFFWP stand for?
NFFWP stands for National Food for Work Programme (India)
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The National Food for Work Programme was launched in 2004 in 150 most-backward districts of the country, identified by the Planning Commission, which aimed at generating supplementary wage employment and providing food security through community assets.