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Former SANDF members decry living standards

Former Defence Force members say they're living below the poverty line in Mpumalanga. About 300 former soldiers and general workers say they were retrenched in 1993 without getting any benefits at the Hoedspruit military base. They shared their ... SABC, 4 days ago

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Cab drivers in K'taka to get BPL cards

BENGALURU: Thousands of cab drivers in the state will get Below Poverty Line(BPL)cards soon. BPL cards will entitle them to avail food grains at subsidised price and benefits of government-aided health insurance, housing and other welfare schemes. ...
 New Indian Express4 days ago BPL cardholders to get coupons to buy rations from open market  Deccan Herald4 weeks ago Rations on credit for demonetisation-hit BPL families  Deccan Herald2 months ago
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Niti Aayog to soon set up panel on poverty line

It recommended setting up of an expert committee to arrive at an informed decision on the level at which the poverty line should be set because 'a consensus in favour of either the Tendulkar or a higher poverty line' did not emerge.
 Money Control6 days ago Treasury directs line ministries to implement Budget proposals  DailyFT1 day ago Expert panel mooted for fixing poverty line  Business Line2 months ago No consensus on higher poverty line: Minister  Business Standard2 months ago

Now, you can generate your own ration card from Jan 9

Beginning January 9, citizens can generate their own ration cards (Above Poverty Line) anywhere in Karnataka. Under the new system, people can take a printout of their APL ration cards on the spot by submitting necessary information. The facility can be ...
 Deccan Herald2 weeks ago

Govt. issues 1.5 crore LPG connections to poor under PMUY scheme

[India], Dec. 30 (ANI): 1.5 core LPG connections have been issued to the Below Poverty Line (BPL) households under the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) scheme, the petroleum ministry said on Thursday. The PMUY is an ambitious social welfare scheme ...
 Sify2 weeks ago 5 crore LPG connections to BPL families in 3 years: Pradhan  Business Standard2 months ago
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6.40 lakh LPG connections distributed to BPL women in C'garh

About 6.40 lakh LPG connections were distributed so far to women from Below Poverty Line (BPL) families under Pradhan Mantri Ujjawala Yojana (PMUY) in Chhattisgarh. Chief Minister Raman Singh today reviewed the progress under 'Ujjwala scheme' ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago Sat distributes 30 free LPG connections  State Times1 month ago Uttar Pradesh to Give Free Power Connections to 1.72 Lakh Families  Current News India2 months ago Sat distributes free LPG connections under Ujjwala Yojna  State Times2 months ago

Govt to set up 4000 dialysis centres across India, will be free for poor

Free dialysis will be provided free dialysis for those below the poverty line as part of free healthcare for the poor, reports Veena Mani. Union Health Minister J P Nadda said that 4,000 dialysis centres would be established across the country. The minister also mentioned that the government was working to provide free dialysis for those below the poverty line. The subsidy will be provided by the central government. Dialysis is the clinical purification of blood, as a substitute for the normal ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago Government to establish 4,000 dialysis centres across the country, says J P Nadda  Business Standard2 months ago

8.5 crore Indians are still impoverished by health costs

An analysis of health data over the past 10 years shows number of persons falling below poverty line have not changed in spite of claims by the Centre at having improved healthcare services.
 DNA1 month ago
Daily Bhaskar

His Account Jumped from a Mere Rs. 8000 to Rs. 99 Crore Overnight; These Commoners too Turned Billionaires, Thanks to Demonetisation

Daily wage labourers to taxi drivers; India's below poverty line individuals who turned billionaires ever since Modi's demonetisation law came into effect!
 Daily Bhaskar1 month ago Common man caught in the hopeless trap of demonetisation  catchnews.com1 month ago
India Today

BPL patients from Apollo Hospital, resources from Lok Nayak Hospital: What after that?

A senior spine surgeon from the Apollo Hospital has written to Delhi Health Minister seeking approval that below poverty line segment at Indraprastha Apollo Hospital may undergo complex surgeries at Delhi government's Lok Nayak Hospital.
 India Today1 month ago Patients suffer as pvt hospitals continue to refuse treatment under govt schemes  Deccan Herald9 hours ago Patients affected as private hospitals stop treatment  The Hindu11 hours ago Karnataka: Private hospitals won't treat BPL patients till government pays dues  India Today1 day ago
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