The debate around PLFS is back and here are the issues that the politicised controversy fails to consider
The Periodic Labour Force Survey (PLFS) is officially out, and with it, the controversy on job growth over the last 5 years has resurfaced.
The unemployment is at a “45 years high” is a meaningless exaggeration without any basis in facts or data.
Despite much brouhaha created by the Congress over job creation, multiple sources have reiterated that around 15 million jobs were created in India by the Modi government per year.
As per EFPO data, net employment generation in the formal sector touched a 17-month high in January
Sources reveal that a top-level BJP meeting held a few months back to discuss the impact of media narrative of ‘no jobs’ and find ways to counter it despite data showing that the Modi government creating almost 15 million jobs every year
The report estimates a total of 13.5-14.9 million job additions per annum by the Narendra Modi government. These estimates are again indicative of robust job creation in the economy over the last five years.
One of the largest job surveys done by CII shows healthy job growth rate in MSME sector during the Modi government
Modi government has been working relentlessly to create jobs in both organised and unorganised sectors.
Nidhi Razdan of NDTV twists Piyush Goyal’s statement to claim Railways failed in fulfilling jobs creation promise
Nidhi Razdan conducted an entire debate on misinformation regarding a statement by Piyush Goyal on jobs creation in the railways
For every loan disbursed under MUDRA about 1.3 jobs have been generated
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It is believed that the Wuhan Coronavirus spread to human from bats in wet markets in Huanan in in China's Wuhan
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French Church’s mega congregation in February linked to over 2500 cases of coronavirus across 4 countries
An evangelical church in Mulhouse, France organized an event in mid-February that has now been linked to at least 2500 cases of corona virus across four countries.
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Muslim clerics of Tablighi Jamaat exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19 found spitting out on roads from buses
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Uttar Pradesh: Maulvi booked for hiding Indonesian Muslims in a mosque in Bijnor, Muslims of other nationalities also found from other mosques
A Markazi mosque in Kaiserbagh area of Lucknow was found sheltering foreigners from Kyrgystan and Kazakhastan since March 13