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Frequent floods and soil erosion in and around the Brahmaputra and Barak valley have repeatedly pushed families into severe poverty. Photo: Reuters<br />

Spatial poverty in Assam

3 min read . 20 Oct 2014
For many generations, the poor have been settling in and around mining and basic industry centres in Jharkhand in search of better livelihoods. Photo: Bloomberg<br />

Spatial poverty in Jharkhand

3 min read . 06 Oct 2014
Villagers wait to fetch drinking water at a village in Nalgonda district. Photo: AFP <br />

Spatial poverty in Andhra Pradesh

4 min read . 21 Sep 2014
Gujarat’s economy is largely supported by trade, and districts near the coast both contribute to and benefit from that trade. Photo: AFP<br />

Spatial poverty in Gujarat

3 min read . 21 Sep 2014
Javeed Shah/Mint<br />

The poverty grid (lock)

1 min read . 21 Sep 2014
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