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Dena Bank to open 100,000 new accounts in Gujarat by Aug 28
Business Standard

Dena Bank to open 100,000 new accounts in Gujarat by Aug 28

The accounts will be opened with zero balance for all category of people including those coming under below poverty line BS Reporter | Ahmedabad August 21, 2014 Last Updated at 20:56 IST Public sector bank Dena Bank plans to open 100,000 new saving accounts ... Business Standard, 1 week ago

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Times of India

Uttarakhand to implement its own food security scheme

Every below poverty line (BPL) family will get 35kgs of foodgrains whereas others will get 15 kgs of foodgrains at subsidized rates per month under the scheme.
 Times of India1 week ago
Millennium Post

No elected govt in Delhi, no treatment for poor!

These hospitals have now made Below Poverty Line (BPL) card, address proof or income certificate compulsory to provide the limited facility they offer for the poor. We used to recommend at 40-50 patients per day in the poor category to these ...
 Millennium Post2 weeks ago Akhilesh's new ruse: Announces free power connections for BPL families  One India1 month ago UP to give free power connections to 1.72 lakh families  Prokerala1 month ago UP to provide free power connections to 1.72 lakh families  IBN Live1 month ago

End this quibbling over poverty figures

There is constant confusion in India over BPL (below poverty line) figures proffered by different agencies. The latest is the debate over the Rangarajan Committee's estimates, as against the assessment of the Tendulkar Committee. The difference in ...
 Hindu Business Line2 weeks ago 'Health scheme for poor a non-starter'  Times of India1 month ago 12 per cent job reservation for Below Poverty Line candidates in Sikkim  Economic Times2 months ago

Minorities Under BPL Category

No specific data for minority people living Below Poverty Line (BPL) are available. As per information received from Planning Commission, the Socio-Economic Caste Census (SECC) to ascertain the number of people living below poverty line, including those ...
 PIB2 weeks ago Rs 8.6 crore spent on BPL patients  Asian Age2 months ago
IBN Live

363,000,000 people in India below the poverty line

A new panel has found that 29.5 per cent of India's population was poor in 2011-12 against just 21.9 per cent estimated under the previous methodology which had drawn sharp criticism from various quarters.  In absolute terms, 363 million people were below the poverty line that year, higher by about 93 million over 269.8 million estimated earlier. Please click NEXT to read ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago C. Rangarajan: It's time to measure poverty  The Gulf Today2 weeks ago New poverty line: 3 out of 10 in India are poor, says Rangarajan report  Asian Age1 month ago Full text: Rangarajan committee report on poverty estimates  IBN Live1 month ago

Nobody in Goa Is Below Poverty Line, Claims State Minister

The Israeli army demands that even after a ceasefire comes into force, it will complete the... Unmasked When inequality reaches extreme and destructive levels, most governments seek not to confront... It's All Hamas' Fault, Right Israel? I'm no fan of Hamas, ...
 Outlook3 weeks ago Nobody in Goa is below the poverty line, says state minister  News Today3 weeks ago

Law and order in UP generates heat in Lok Sabha

Nishikant Dubey (BJP) wanted expeditious steps to finalise the list of people below poverty line (BPL) as a large number of people. NEW DELHI: The issue of law and order in Uttar Pradesh today generated heat in Lok Sabha with a BJP member alleging increased ...
 Economic Times1 month ago

Survey favours direct cash subsidies for BPL households

The government's pre-budget Economic Survey has suggested payment of subsidy in cash for those below poverty line through technologies like biometric identification, observing that such support lead to distorted resource allocation which hamper ...
 Business Standard1 month ago Economic survey favours direct cash subsidies for BPL households via biometric identification  First Post.com1 month ago Economic Survey 2013-14: Biometric identification to improve Subsidy Schemes  India Infoline1 month ago Give cash subsidy to BPL households, use biometric identification: Survey  Business Standard1 month ago
Business Line

Not poor enough

Although the Bhils lack housing and access to bare necessities they have not been classified as Below Poverty Line. This status would help them build proper houses, get rations from the government at a subsidised rate, send their children to schools, gain ...
 Business Line2 months ago
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