COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT THROUGH POLYTECHNICS (CDTP)
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The Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India has initiated the scheme of Community Development through Polytechnics (CDTP) to uplift the rural downtrodden people of the country. The scheme is designed to provide non-formal, short term, employment oriented skill development programs to various sections of the community mainly the rural, unorganized & underprivileged sections, by harnessing the infrastructure available with the existing Polytechnic colleges in the country. The sole purpose of this scheme is to provide technical & professional education at free of cost to rural mass by approaching their doors and guiding them for employment in Industrial area and Self employment. Apart from this, the scheme also provides technical education, technical services and community services to weaker section, backward classes and minority classes.