Why do Indians always blame SCs & STs for their problems?

SCs and STs are only a little over 20 percent of the population, India with 77% of the population below poverty line , even if you separate all the SC and ST into a different country, the number of people below poverty line will be way over 50%, 750 million people in India dont have toilets. So why do you feel... show more SCs and STs are only a little over 20 percent of the population, India with 77% of the population below poverty line , even if you separate all the SC and ST into a different country, the number of people below poverty line will be way over 50%, 750 million people in India dont have toilets. So why do you feel India is doing great. The only thing that the common man has is the railways built by the British. So why do Indians always lie and why are they more egoistic than any one else in the world.
Update: SCs and STs are the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes, They are called by different names most commonly dalits and tribals.
Update 2: National Commission for Enterprises in the Unorganised Sector (NCEUS) published a report in 2007. This report state, 77% of Indians (that means 836 million people), lived on less than 20 rupees per day (USD 0.50 nominal, USD 2.0 in PPP). Most of them have no job or social security. They live in abject... show more National Commission for Enterprises in the Unorganised Sector (NCEUS) published a report in 2007. This report state, 77% of Indians (that means 836 million people), lived on less than 20 rupees per day (USD 0.50 nominal, USD 2.0 in PPP). Most of them have no job or social security. They live in abject poverty.[2][3]

Reuters
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# ↑ Nearly 80 pct of India lives on half dollar a day, Reuters, August 10 2007. Accessed: August 15, 2007

National Commission for Enterprises in the Unorganised Sector
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↑ "Report on Conditions of Work and Promotion of Livelihoods in the Unorganised Sector" [1] ], National Commission for Enterprises in the Unorganised Sector, Government of India, August, 2007. Accessed: August 25, 2007.
Update 3: If India had 10 times the population the GDP would be 10 times the current value, it will give business men a lot of opportunity to bribe a few politicians and get access to that kind of market, but it will not mean that India is not a third world country, do you understand, You use statements like Seconf and third... show more If India had 10 times the population the GDP would be 10 times the current value, it will give business men a lot of opportunity to bribe a few politicians and get access to that kind of market, but it will not mean that India is not a third world country, do you understand, You use statements like Seconf and third Largest Economy, why not use Largest third world country?
Update 4: What about the Reuters report which says 80% below 20 rupees(50 cents)? 37% ... that is a joke.. 77% is the right number and not 37%. The World Bank estimates that 80% of India's population lives on less than $2 a day[12][13] which means a higher proportion of its population lives on less than $2 per day as... show more What about the Reuters report which says 80% below 20 rupees(50 cents)? 37% ... that is a joke.. 77% is the right number and not 37%.

The World Bank estimates that 80% of India's population lives on less than $2 a day[12][13] which means a higher proportion of its population lives on less than $2 per day as compared with sub-Saharan Africa.[13]

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Poverty_in_India
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