The Bihar Education Project Council (BEPC), popularly known as Bihar Education Project (BEP)... Read More
  Scope and appliciablity
NPEGEL is applicable in the following areas:-
  1. Educationally Backward Blocks (EBBs): previously defined on a composite criteria of blocks with a rural female literacy rate below the national average (46.13%: Census 2001) and gender gap in literacy higher than the national average (21.59%: Census 2001).
  2. Blocks of districts which have at least 5% SC/ ST population and SC/ ST female literacy rate below 10%
  3. Selected urban slums.