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People protest against Bihar Govt. for its reluctance to pay pension to widows

People protest against Bihar Govt. for its reluctance to pay pension to widows

| July 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

People in Bihar on Monday launched a protest against the state government for not providing widows their due under a social security scheme. The Laxmibai Social Security Widow Pension Scheme, introduced in 2007, is aimed at the welfare of widows in Bihar. Under the scheme, widows living under the poverty line are provided with an amount of […]

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