The government has asked National Sample Survey Office (NSSO) to carry out an advanced pilot survey in Punjab and Manipur to assess the extent of drug abuse, Rajya Sabha was informed on Thursday.
Statistical information on basic living condition of Indians is in a state of confusion.
National Sample Survey Office (NSSO) will begin the year-long socio-economic survey in Jammu and Kashmir from July 1 with Leh and Kargil districts being included in the survey for the first time.
A government survey on Monday revealed that only 30 per cent of rural population had access to safe drinking (tap) water in the country.
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