ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Politics and Implementation of Integrated Rural Development Programme

Development Programme Kuldeep Mathur Although the eradication of rural poverty has been a recurrent theme over several decades of planning, the proportion of those living below the poverty line has not declined substantially. The explanation for this apparent paradox must be sought in the political and administrative environment in which poverty alleviation programmes are formulated and implemented.

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