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‘Number of BPL families in state increased by 2,101 in last two years’

March 11, 2021 4:34 am

There are a total of 31.41 lakh BPL families in Gujarat and the highest number of such families are in Banaskantha (2.36 lakh) and Dahod (2.25 lakh), the state government said in written replies to questions posed by several MLAs on the same subject during the Question Hour.

LED TVs under Rs 10,000 from Micromax, BPL, TCL, and more

July 25, 2019 7:45 am

JVC recently announced its 32N380C HD LED slim TV in India with Dolby Surround sound for a price of Rs 9,999, which can be bought from Flipkart. We take a look at similar slim LED TVs that are priced under Rs 10,000.

IAS officer accused of siphoning wheat worth Rs 8 crore surrenders

May 17, 2018 5:40 am

During questioning by ACB on Wednesday, Meena claimed that “senior officers had asked her to send revised letters for the demand and it was on their suggestions that she acted,” prompting the ACB to initiate probe into the role of other officers.

Meant to be replaced, BPL health insurance scheme will drag on

October 17, 2017 5:33 am

RSBY will continue for now because the National Health Protection Scheme, which was to have taken its place, has failed to get the cabinet’s nod for 11 months now.

MLA's name removed from BPL list: J&K govt tells Assembly

June 10, 2016 8:23 pm

The ration card that identifies Independent MLA Sheikh Abdul Rasheed as a BPL beneficiary has been "canceled"

Health scheme beneficiaries pay from own pockets

November 19, 2015 2:47 am

TISS report maps pitfalls in Rajiv Gandhi Jeevandayee Arogya Yojana

Explained: In SECC urban BPL calculation, room to include more ‘poor’

July 27, 2015 2:27 am

All poor across the 1-12 spectrum add up to 28.43% of the urban population.

Neither BPL nor APL

July 22, 2015 12:00 am

Socio-Economic and Caste Census can help identify welfare beneficiaries without falling into a binary trap.

35 per cent urban India is BPL, says unreleased data

July 17, 2015 5:21 am

Urban poor are highest in Manipur, Mizoram, Bihar, least in Goa and Delhi

Police team raids flour mill, recovers illegally stored 400 wheat bags

April 08, 2015 4:29 am

The police booked five accused, including a truck driver, for bungling the subsidised wheat.