Launch Alert: State of Exclusion: Delivery of Government-to-Citizen Cash Transfers in India – A Report by Dvara Research

COVID-19 Impact on Daily Life

The Social Protection Initiative at Dvara Research along with 12 partner organisations conducted a telephonic survey of 347 households in 9 states namely, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Tripura, Chhattisgarh, Uttarakhand, and Gujarat. The survey aimed to gauge the current situation of households living on limited resources by asking questions about their access to essential services, their income generating activity and coping mechanism, and the access to govt benefits.

Key questions that are being explored in this study are illustrated below.