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EPS 95 Pension beneficiary can easily be paid Rs 3000/-PM Pension with the available resources

Breaking News: 1.S.C. Maheshwari Secy General BPS today strongly pleaded the case of EPS 95 pensioners before the Rajaya Sabha committee of Petitions. 2. SLPs OF UOI AGAINST DHC/ P & H HC JUDGMENT 29.4.2013 inthe case of pre2006 pensioners- DISMISSED

Breaking News:
1.S.C. Maheshwari Secy General BPS today strongly pleaded the case of EPS 95 pensioners before the Rajaya Sabha committee of Petitions.
2. SLPs OF UOI AGAINST DHC/ P & H HC JUDGMENT 29.4.2013 inthe case of pre2006 pensioners- DISMISSED

POLITICS OVER POVERTY

Digvijaya slams plan panel ‘ poor’ figures PTI AMID mounting criticism of poverty reduction estimates by the Planning Commission, Congress leader Digvijaya Singh ( in picture) on Saturday joined Union Minister Kapil Sibal in questioning the criteria for fixing poverty line. Singh feels malnourishment in members of family should be the criteria and that the existing method was too abstract and can't be same for all areas. “ I have always failed to understand the Planning Commission criteria for fixing poverty line. It is too abstract can't be same for all areas,” the Congress general secretary posted on Twitter. In another tweet, Singh made a strong pitch for linking poverty with malnutrition and anaemia. “ First indicator of Poverty is Malnourishment and Anaemia in the Family which is easily measurable. Can't we have that as a criteria?” Singh tweeted. His remarks came a day after Kapil Sibal challenged the method used by the Planning Commission to calculate …