ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Overstated Numbers andUnderlying Agendas

Assam’s Population Policy, 2017

Assam’s 2017 Population and Women Empowerment Policy claims to have as its focusthe inclusive and sustainablewell-being of its population, rather than population control. However, it displays an overriding concern with population “explosion,” exaggerates the actual increase in numbers, and is suggestive of a targeted approach.



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Updated On : 5th Dec, 2017

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