Fifth Five-Year Plan (1974–1979)

01-AUG-2014 16:50

    In the Fifth Five Year Plan, following plans were made and actions were taken: 

    • Impetus was laid on poverty alleviation, justice and employment.
    • The Fifth Five year plan also laid emphasis on self - reliance in agricultural production & defence.
    • In the year 1978, Morarji Desai government discarded the plan.
    • The Electricity Supply Act was enacted in the year 1975, which facilitated the Central Government to cross the threshold of power generation & transmission.
    • The Target Growth of Fifth Five Year plan was 4.4% and Actual Growth was 5.0%.

    Find Information on:

    Sixth Five-Year Plan (1980–1985)

    Fourth Five-Year Plan (1969–1974)

    Third Five-Year Plan (1961–1966)

    Second Five-Year Plan (1956–1961)

    First Five-Year Plan

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