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.
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.
CMIE, that has ties to P Chidambaram and fear-mongered about ‘unemployment in India’ was a part of Congress Manifesto Committee
The Congress party released its 2019 Lok Sabha Election Manifesto with much fanfare on Tuesday, the 2nd of April 2019.
One of the largest job surveys done by CII shows healthy job growth rate in MSME sector during the Modi government
Leading job website, ‘Naukri’, releases survey of recruiters, predicts 20% increase in hiring between January and June 2019
Naukri.com, one of India's premier job portals, has published the findings of its Hiring Outlook survey which depict a very bright scenario for employment opportunities in the country between January to June 2019.
Ownership of CMIE and their alleged proximity to P Chidambaram raises questions on the credibility of its Job Survey
The scam by CMIE owner is being investigated by SEBI, CBI as well as by Income Tax authorities