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Haryana govt aims to uplift poor families by increasing their income : CM Khattar

Chandigarh, Dec 2 (UNI) Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said that while realizing Dr Mangal Sen's dream of Antyodaya, the state government is aiming to increase the income of the poorest of the poor families and to bring them in the Above Poverty Line(APL) category.
The scheme has been started by the state government for the upliftment of the families at the bottom of the pyramid. Under Mukhyamantri Antyodaya Parivar Utthan Yojna, about 3.5 lakh families with annual income less than Rs 1 lakh have been identified, and a target has been set to increase their income up to Rs 2 lakh by ensuring benefits of welfare schemes through special Antyodaya Gram Utthan Melas. Such Melas are being organized in the state till December 25, 2021.
During the programme organized on the 31st death anniversary of former Haryana Deputy Chief Minister Dr Mangal Sen at Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak, the Chief Minister released a book titled “Dr Mangal Sen- Saidhantik Rajneeti Ke Pathik” based on the thoughts of Dr Mangal Sen.
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