The official website of Social Justice and Empowerment Department is sje.rajasthan.gov.in. This official website has contains every information about the Rajasthan government schemes. The Government of Rajasthan has has launched various schemes for the welfare of BPL families, SC/ST category and poor people of the state.
In the year 1951-52 government has decided to established a separate department for the development of poor sections and welfare of poor people. The government has named this department “Backward Classes Department”. In the year 1956-57 government renamed the department as “Social Welfare Department”. But in the year 2007 this department changed in to “Social Justice and Empowerment Department”.
The Activities of Social Welfare & Empowerment Department are:-
- Educational enhancement of targeted group by way of scholarships and hostel facilities.
- Programmes for rehabilitation of drug addicted persons, bootleggers, unclaimed women etc.
- Socio-economic development of targeted group.
- Schemes for social security to old, specially abled and widow/destitute etc.
http://sje.rajasthan.gov.in/ is a official website of Social Justice and Empowerment Department.