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What does BPL stand for?

BPL stands for Below Poverty Level

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Obama Administration Working to Close Racial, Ethnic Gap on Asthma: asthma disproportionately affects minority children, children living below poverty level [press release].
Pakistan, June 19 -- There is amongst us a tiny minority, whose incomes are so extraordinarily high that they pull Pakistan's per capita income up to $ 1,040, when the great bulk of the population lives well below poverty levels Everybody liked Dr Hafeez Shaikh's speech introducing the federal government's budget for the coming fiscal year.
There is no such increase were done by any other government in the past and this time life-line consumers who are supposed to be living their life below poverty level would have to pay the bill as per increased rates as only 50 units have been exempted which is non-practical.
Forty percent are given to the top 100 largest local education agencies based on the number of children below poverty level, and the remaining 60 percent are given to the states to be allocated to districts.
As the commercial capital of Tanzania, Dar es Salaam projects an image that is not quite reflective of the country where more than a third of the country subsists at below poverty levels as defined by the Tanzanian government.