Poverty Cap

  • Montek, Jairam reach deal, Rs 32 BPL cap may go 03-10-2011 01:10 PM

    New Delhi: The government is likely to revise the Rs 32 yardstick for poverty on Monday. This development comes after Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia and Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh reached an agreement on the issue of the per capita Below Poverty Line (BPL) cap in...