• Poverty means hunger and lack of shelter. Poverty also means a lack of clean water and sanitation facilities. It also means a lack of a regular job at a minimum decent level.

  • One of the most difficult challenges faced by independent India is Poverty . Poverty trends in India and the world are illustrated through the concept of the poverty line.

  • Every fourth person in India is poor. This means, roughly 270 million (or 27 crores) people in India live in poverty from 2011-12.

  • This also means India has the most significant single concentration of the poor globally. This illustrates the seriousness of the challenge.
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Davneet Singh has done his B.Tech from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He has been teaching from the past 14 years. He provides courses for Maths, Science, Social Science, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science at Teachoo.