Despite various ways to measure poverty in India, it remains a complex task. Do you think time has come to revise the poverty line? Critically analyse.

Topic: Issues relating to poverty and hunger. 4. Despite various ways to measure poverty in India, it remains a complex task. Do you think time has come to revise the poverty line? Critically analyse.  (250 words) Difficulty level: Moderate Reference: Live Mint Why the question: EAC-PM Chairman Bibek Debroy has said India may require a …

Poverty Line in India: Its Meaning, Concept and Evolution

From the times immemorial society has been divided as rich and poor or powerful and weak. Some have dominant access to resources while some are deprived of resources. Situation is no different now. In democracy, government attempts to narrow this gap by taking up task of redistribution of resources. But resources at disposal of any …