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Q.10:- Suppose you are a resident of a village, suggest a few measures to tackle the problem of poverty.

 

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Being a resident of a village, I would suggest the following measures to tackle the problem of poverty:
→ Identification of poor.
→ Generating employment opportunities for the identified poor.
→ Free access to education and health care facilities.
→ Establishment of small scale industries.
→ Redistribution of income-earning assets.
→ Encouraging poor for their active participation
→ Organising Training Camps and Night Classes for imparting vocational training to unskilled labourers.
→ Advancing financial and technical assistance to establish small enterprises.
→ Upgradation of agricultural practices to raise productivity
→ Enforcement of measures to check population growth.
→ Development of infrastructure.
→ Motivating the poor to acquire skills, information and knowledge.