Rajasthan

Cong 102
BJP 69
RLM 3
OTH 25

Madhya Pradesh

Cong 114
BJP 105
BSP 4
OTH 7

Chhattisgarh

Cong 68
BJP 12
JCC 9
OTH 1

Telangana

TRS-AIMIM 93
TDP-Cong 23
BJP 1
OTH 2

Mizoram

MNF 26
Cong 5
BJP 1
OTH 8
*Total Tally Reflects Leads + Wins
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One year after demonetisation: its impact and lessons

One year after demonetisation: A look at its impact, lessons learnt and status of the economy.

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The government, however, says demonetisation was a "watershed moment" for the Indian economy. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Tuesday added that it was a "morally and ethically correct" step. (Express Photo/Tashi Tobgyal)

READ Here's what Arun Jaitley said

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Migrant workers in the capital are among the worst hit following demonetisation. As the number of workers outgrew available jobs, wages started dropping. The Labour Chowk, at the heart of Old Delhi, sees thousands of workers from Rajasthan, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and other states assemble every day — so they can be hired to work in hotels, dhabas and marriage functions on a daily basis.

READ At labour chowks, a jostle for jobs; some solace in new bank accounts

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In Mayapuri industrial hub in West Delhi, demonetisation, GST and the economic slowdown have led to the closure of over 500 units. The few that have survived have increased shift timings of workers from 8 to 12 hours.

READ At industrial hub, shut factories, impatient workers

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Fazilpur Badli in Gurgaon district used to be one of the “cashless” villages recognised by the government as proof of the success of demonetisation. However, now, cash is back.

READ ‘Cashless’ village back to old ways

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Has demonetisation played a role in curbing terrorism and the circulation of fake currency? (AP Photo/File)

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The government says demonetisation has led to a lower cash-to-GDP ratio. However, according to experts, a lower ratio could be due to a combination of factors — lower currency supply, shrinkage in cash-dependent enterprises due to the note ban, and shortage of cash in pockets of the economy.

READ Why less cash in itself may not necessarily mean less black money

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Districts corporate banks were stuck with devalued notes until recently, as the RBI had, six days after demonetisation was announced, refused to accept notes already deposited. At least Rs 2,000 crore was stuck with the banks, which have now been given permission by the Supreme Court to exchange them.

READ MORE Cooperative banks still weighed down by cash that cannot be used

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