Below poverty line

Tamil Nadu sees increase in BPL cards, experts cite 'liberal rules' as reason

Last May, 1.09 crore poor families in Tamil Nadu had ration cards, of which 90.96 lakh were priority households and 18.10 lakh were Antyodaya Anna Yojana cards.

published on : 15th June 2022

Wrong person at helm, TS is not getting benefits: Nadda

Choosing the right government will lead to the double-engine deve-lopment of Telangana, he said.

published on : 6th May 2022

Man starves to death in Jharkhand; government says family was ‘not poor’

Even as the local people claimed that Baidyanath Ravidas died because he had no rice at his home for a week, the Dhanbad district administration denied that starvation was the cause of death.

published on : 22nd October 2017