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Will Congress’ Nyay help tackle poverty?

New Delhi: The Nyuntam Aay Yojana (Nyay) promised by the Congress ahead of 2019 Lok Sabha elections could make a difference to its fortunes in most of what have been identified as aspirational districts. The party claims it to be the “ultimate cure” for poverty in the country. Nyay – the minimum income guarantee scheme announced […]

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NYAY to be implemented in phases: P. Chidambaram

Chennai: P. Chidambaram, Congress leader and former Union Finance Minister, here on Wednesday, said the minimum income guarantee (MIG) scheme, announced by his party, will be implemented in phases, after the Congress comes to power at the Centre. Chidambaram said the announcement was made after consulting experts who assured that India had the capability to implement […]