|Chennai||Rs. 24470.00 (1.37%)|
|Mumbai||Rs. 24900.00 (0.97%)|
|Delhi||Rs. 24200.00 (1.26%)|
|Kolkata||Rs. 24160.00 (0%)|
|Kerala||Rs. 24000.00 (0.63%)|
|Bangalore||Rs. 23800.00 (0%)|
|Hyderabad||Rs. 24140.00 (1.17%)|
A panel appointed by the Planning Commission to evolve a uniform mechanism for identifying below poverty line (BPL) families in urban areas has suggested three-stage identification that will automatically include and exclude beneficiaries. The committee, under the chairmanship of former Planning Commission member S R Hashim, has suggested a score-based mechanism on indicators of residential, social and occupational vulnerability.