News: Joblessness at 14.5% even among those with formal training

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Joblessness at 14.5% even among those with formal training

The new target is to get 400 million Indians skilled by 2022.

The NDA government has retooled the UPA's skill upgrade plans for India and announced a more detailed, though slightly less ambitious, programme. The new target is to get 400 million Indians skilled by 2022. This would plug the "skills gap", the government feels, and lead to more people getting better jobs. But, will a better skill set ensure jobs for millions? The experience till now has not been very encouraging. 

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