Gayadeen Adivasi, 45, center, and other villagers hold up their job cards with no entries for the rural jobs program, known as the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act in the village of Lar Sauryana in Tikamgarh, Madhya Pradesh, India. (Photographer: Prashanth Vishwanathan/Bloomberg)

Congress’ NYAY Plan: The Problem Of Identifying Beneficiaries

The issue of cash transfers has taken center stage ahead of the 2019 general elections. The Bharatiya Janata Party-led government, in the interim budget, had announced cash transfers of Rs 6,000 pe...