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Poverty Rate in 1994

Gujarat : 22.5%
Kerala : 23.2%
Rajasthan : 26.7%
Tamil Nadu : 32.6%

Poverty Rate in 2016

Kerala : 1.1%
Tamil Nadu : 7.4%
Gujarat : 21.4%
Rajasthan : 31.6%

The two South Indian States reduced its Poverty with precision

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75 Lakhs were under poverty line in Kerala (1994)
1 crore were under poverty line in Gujarat (94)
2 crores were under poverty line in Tamil Nadu (94)

4 Lakh under poverty line in Kerala (2016)
51 Lakh under poverty line in TN (2016)
1.3 crore under poverty line in Gujarat (2016)
In the famed Gujarat Model, 30 lakh more people went below the Poverty line from 1994 to 2016. (From 1 crore to 1.3 crores)

Meanwhile Kerala and Tamil Nadu, reduced it poverty with Military precision.

This is the real development. Not the number of billionaires in your state.
PS : Punjab and Himachal Pradesh have done equally well along with Kerala and Tamil Nadu.

These four states should be the Model states of India.
Yes Gujarat is wealthy, but the wealth is concentrated amongst few powerful caste groups.

Things in Kerala and Tamil Nadu are bit more evenly spread.

If you want to eat bread and butter, you'll take bread and you'll take butter. Now you have two options

You can put a big chunk of the butter in the middle of the bread and eat it. (Gujarat)

Or you can spread the butter throughout the bread and eat it. (Kerala & TN)

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