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Title:
LANDLESSNESS AND ZERO LANDLESS PROJECT IN KERALA

Authors:
V.P. PRABHISHA and Dr. N.J. SALEENA


Volume - 2 Issue - 7, Pages - 3863-3872

Abstract:
Landlessness is a most strong indicator of poverty in the country. Land is the most valuable imperishable possession from which people derive their economic independence, social status and permanent means of livelihood. Land also assumes them of identity and dignity and creates conditions and opportunities for realising social equality. Assured possession and equitable distribution of land is a lasting source of peace and prosperity and will pave way for social justice. Towards this end, the Government of Kerala came forward with a project to provide 3 cents of land to every landless families in the state. The study covers the Zero Landless Programme in Kannur District only and it is the limitation of the study. For the study data has been gathered from primary and secondary sources. Secondary sources including books, journals and reports of NSSO. The study focus on the Governments ambitious Zero Landless Programmes in Kannur District.

Cite this Article:

[PRABHISHA, V.P., and N.J. SALEENA, Dr. "LANDLESSNESS AND ZERO LANDLESS PROJECT IN KERALA." International Journal of Social Science & Economic Research 2.7 (2017): 3863-872.]

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