Gov. NPP 2000 implemented with success across different states

The government said that the National Population Policy, 2000, (NPP) has been implemented with varying degree of success across different states. Replying to a query in the Rajya Sabha on whether the government has failed to achieve the target of Total Fertility Rate (TFR), Minister of Health and Family Welfare, Ghulam Nabi Azad revealed that twenty one States and Union Territories have already achieved the TFR of 2.1. The objectives of the NPP were to address the unmet need for contraception and achieving a stable population by 2045.
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