Border Areas Development Department
Title: Border Area Development Programme (BADP)
The Department of Border Management, Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India has been implementing the Border Area Development Programme (BADP) through the State Governments as part of a comprehensive approach to Border Management. The programme aims to meet the special development needs of the people living in remote and inaccessible areas situated near the international border and to saturate the border areas with the essential infrastructure.BADP is an important intervention of the Central Government to bring about development of border areas by supplementing the State Plan Funds to bridge the gaps in socio- economic infrastructure on one hand and improving the security environment in border areas on the other.
People residing in the Notified Border Villages
90:10, 90% Central, 10% State
01 Jan 1993