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ILLITERACY

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LACK OF CARE

MANY SIBLINGS

ILLITERACY
FEMALE CHILD

B.P.L.

LOW SOCIO ECONOMIC STATUS

Free education programs(like Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan) to poor people living in villages and towns. Setting up of new school and colleges at district and state levels.

Several committees have been formed to ensure proper utilization of funds allotted to improve literacy rate.

The Monster Eating India

CORRUPTION
Corruption

use of a position of trust for dishonest gain. with many developing nations, corruption is widespread in India. is ranked 87th out of 179 countries in Transparency International's Corruption Perceptions Index. has become a persistent aspect of Indian politics and administration.

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Corruption

TYPES OF CORRUPTION
Extortionary

corruption - citizen has no choice; if he doesn't pay up he will end up losing time and money on a much bigger scale. E.g.: government offices corruption - person who is paying up is in collusion with the public authority to fleece the general public. E.g.: contracts, tenders and projects.

Collusive

CAUSES OF CORRUPTION

WAYS OF CORRUPT PRACTICES

Bribe
payment given personally to a government official in exchange of his use of official powers

Trading in influence
selling decisions, votes/influence for payment

Patronage
favouring supporters for jobs, government posts irrespective of competence

WAYS OF CORRUPT PRACTICES

Nepotism
Official favouring relatives/persona l friends

Electoral fraud
illegal interference with the process of an election, vote count

Embezzlement
theft of entrusted funds

Index of Corruption by Indian states

HOW DOES CORRUPTION EFFECT SOCIETY?

EFFECTS OF CORRUPTION
Economy
Increases cost of business Reduces quality of service Diverts public capital

Politics, administration,
Compromises rule of law

Environment
Environmental policies cannot be implemented

Social effects
Social laws and policies cannot be implemented

Public safety, education


Medicines, admissions to institutions, armed forces, police

2G SPECTRUM SCAM
2G licenses issued to private telecom players at throw away prices in 2008. CAG: Spectrum scam has cost the government Rs. 1.76 lakh Crore. CAG: Rules and procedures flouted while issuing licenses.

Politicians involved are A.RAJA the ExMinister of communications and information technology, ARUN SHOURIE, and other politicians.

CWG SCAM
In CWG Rs. 70000 Crore spent on the Games, only half the said amount was spent on Indian sportspersons. Central Vigilance Commission, involved in probing the alleged corruption in various Commonwealth Games-related projects. Payment to non-existent parties, will- full delays in execution of contracts, over-inflated price and purchase of equipments.

ANTI-CORRUPTION
1)

EFFORTS

Right to information act: It is a law enacted by the Parliament of India giving citizens of India access to records of the Central Government and State Governments. Can be used to bring information to the public domain

2)

Inform anti-corruption organizations: Transparency International - global civil society organisation leading the fight against corruption Anti Corruption Mission (Delhi) Federation of Anti-Corruption Teams consists of more than 40 teams fighting corruption in India

ANTI-CORRUPTION
3)

EFFORTS

Use of IT: Computerize processes to remove inefficiency and improve transparency E.g.: BHOOMI - project to digitize the paper land records in Karnataka

4) Whistleblower: Public must be vigilant and blow the whistle on corrupt officials and practices

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