No response from PMO on caste census; it’s social issue, not political: Nitish Kumar

Patna (Bihar) [India], August 9 (ANI): Reiterating the demand for the caste-based census in the country, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday said he has not received any response from the Prime Minister’s Office regarding the matter and added that the issue is social, not political. Briefing the mediapersons, the chief minister said, “The… Continue reading No response from PMO on caste census; it’s social issue, not political: Nitish Kumar

Govt releases Socio Economic and Caste census

New Delhi: Just 4.6 per cent of all rural households in the country pay income tax while such households with salaried income are close to 10 per cent, the first Socio Economic and Caste Census released in eight decades said today.The percentage of Scheduled Caste (SC) households paying income tax was 3.49 per cent while… Continue reading Govt releases Socio Economic and Caste census