Fund-guzzling welfare programmes enjoy tremendous public support and are a lure for other states to implement. But they are, perhaps, exemplars only for the financially sound states.
Sources said that collectors have been given targets for the implementation of different schemes in their respective areas.
Continuing his tirade against the Centre, he said it had denied rice to Karnataka to implement the Anna Bhagya scheme; the Congress promised 10kg of rice per head per month to every BPL family.
It is time for political parties and the Election Commission to lay down basic guidelines to distinguish between a welfare scheme and an irrational freebie.
Azad said that Dalit Bandhu scheme, which is being implemented in Telangana, is unprecedented in the history of the country.
The petitioner society sought direction from the Centre and the Railways to take effective measures for complying with the 2019 order about the employment of people with disabilities.
The five-day monsoon session of the Vidhan Sabha began on a stormy note on Tuesday, as the House was adjourned for the day during the zero hours.
“We have to accept that we need to catch up in terms of education infrastructure when compared to international standards and have to bring research and development to the area.
He will live longer thanks to the welfare schemes and other measures initiated during his lifetime that will stand forever.