Scooters, phones and more in poll-bound states: Telangana on top, Mizoram outlier amid ‘freebie frenzy’

The debate surrounding welfare schemes and ‘freebies’ has intensified since PM Modi’s public disapproval of ‘revdi culture’ last year.

WrittenBy:Pratyush Deep
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