Unemployment reports are misleading:Union Minister

Union Minister has said that the reports about high unemployment rate in the country are misleading and asserted that employment generation is the priority of the government. This statement came after NSSO report showed that unemployment rate across the country stood at 6.1%,the highest since 1972-73.It also showed that joblessness was higher in urban India… Continue reading Unemployment reports are misleading:Union Minister

Unemployment data based on draft report: NITI Aayog

The government think tank,NITI Aayog dismissed the National Sample Survey Office (NSSO) report on unemployment as a draft and not a final report. The report showed that unemployment rate across the country stood at 6.1 per cent, the highest since 1972-73.It also showed that joblessness was higher in urban India (7.8%) than in rural India… Continue reading Unemployment data based on draft report: NITI Aayog