Almost half the population cannot afford the cost of the basic food basket.
28.5% of the Indian population lives below the poverty line
FOR THE REVOLUTION !!!!!
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A year ago, 26-year-old Mohamed Bouazizi was getting ready to sell fruits and vegetables in the rural town of Sidi Bouzid, Tunisia.
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Bouazizi was the breadwinner for his widowed mother and six siblings, but he didn't have a permit to sell the goods. When the police asked Bouazizi to hand over his wooden cart, he refused and a policewoman allegedly slapped him. Angered after being publicly humiliated, Bouazizi marched in front of government building and set himself on fire.