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Below Poverty Line


BJP MLA writes to Gujarat CM ‘Revise BPL list, schools merger will increase drop out rate’

September 02, 2021 1:25 am

BJP MLA Ketan Inamdar expressed concern over the government’s decision on the merger of schools stating that the move will "increase the drop out rate" as children from villages may not travel distances to reach the nearest school.

Haryana not to charge tuition fee from post-graduation girl students

March 22, 2021 10:35 pm

An official spokesperson said Monday that a letter has been forwarded to principals of all government and government-aided colleges in this regard.

Gujarat HC notice to state govt on fake BPL cards

October 18, 2018 5:51 am

“Most of them own a car, live in posh bungalows and even serve with co-operative banks,” the PIL stated.

District fares ‘poorly’ in implementation of welfare schemes

November 23, 2017 9:03 am

1.22 lakh families live below poverty line in the district

Prime Minister Narendra Modi pitches schemes to make poor self-reliant

September 17, 2014 2:49 pm

The PM said that the prevailing schemes for poor would only make the poor under-confident and dependent on the govt.

Modi must apologise for Patel’s comments: Cong

February 05, 2014 6:03 pm

Modhwadia said Patel’s observations exhibited the 'rotten mindset of BJP and its leaders'.

Smart card for assured food,promised and then held up

December 03, 2013 4:35 am

The scheme carries the promise of 5 kg foodgrains every month at Re 1 to Rs 3 per kg.

Virbhadra to launch food security scheme on Sept 20

March 14, 2014 4:03 pm

The scheme will be launched by Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh at Shimla’s Ridge

Low health spend in S-E Asia worries Pranab

September 11, 2013 12:09 am

India got plaudits from WHO director general Margaret Chan for 30 polio-free months.

Govt to launch insurance scheme for girl child

April 08, 2014 4:07 pm

The Maharashtra government will soon table an insurance scheme under which a girl child born in below poverty line families will get Rs 1 lakh for education on turning 18