Punjabi people are very fond of meeting and greeting people with a lot of love and affection. With their gestures, they would make you feel as if they have known you for years. Of course, they dont dance their way to strangers but they are quite good at making instant connections with new people they meet.
Why did Punjab fail?
Punjab has been an economic failure. Data over the last several years shows the agricultural growth rate has been less in Punjab than other parts of the country. Now this focus on rice and wheat has not been good for Punjab. Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Madhya Pradesh produce more rice and wheat than Punjab.
Is Punjab a poor state?
The state has also one of the lowest poverty rates in India at 8 percent in 2012. Punjab has also seen strong economic growth, but since 2005 the states growth has fallen below Indias national average. Punjabs debt was estimated at 39.8% of the states GDP in 2020, down from 62% of its GDP in 2005.
Where do rich people live in Punjab?
Among all 640 districts for which NFHS provides data, Jalandhar district in Punjab has the highest share (88%) of affluence while Shravasti district in Uttar Pradesh has the highest share (61%) of the poor.