Causes Of Poverty Essay

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Poverty refers to a situation when people are deprived of basic necessities of life. It is by inadequacy of food, shelter and clothes. Many people in India don’t have fundamental needs for survival including food, shelter and clothing. It leads to insecurity, powerless, households and communities. The main causes of poverty are corruption, illiteracy, natural and geographical characters. Major causes of poverty: 1. Climatic factors: It is important causes of poverty. Most of our country has tropical climate. The hot weather of our country absorbs the energy of people in rural and it affects the production severely. Frequent flood, earthquake, famine, water scarcity, cyclone, drought, absence of timely rain are the causes of damage to agriculture. 2. Demographic factors: i. Rapid population explosion: It…show more content…
Preventing measures should be taken to control population growth. 2. Providing or increasing employment opportunities. 3. Government should take some steps to some poverty stricken states like Odhisha and North East states. 4. Farmers should get all facilities for irrigation. 5. Family planning schemes should be introduced. 6. Industries should be set up to meet the needs of our country. These are some of the ways to remove poverty. Conclusion: Poverty is a national problem and it must be solved on a war footing. Eradication of poverty could ensure a sustainable and inclusive growth of economy and society. Our government is taking a number of steps to mitigate poverty. Poverty is a giant barrier to overcome by the world. Works citied: 1. Analysis of Poverty, openness and literacy in India, Sadananda Prusty, paradigm. Dec. 2009 2. Economic reforms, poverty and inequality in India and china, Pranab Bandhan, Arguments for a better world! Essays in Honour of Amartya Sen, Vol.I ii 2009. 3. Borgen Project, USA 4. Donald Hirsch, Joseph Rowntree Foundation(JRF) ‘What will it take to end child poverty’& The mediation of poverty’ York,

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