The Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee (DPCC) Monday mentioned that the Delhi authorities ought to instantly guarantee minimal employment assure scheme for the city poor, and unemployment allowance to the youth. Addressing a press convention, DPCC chief Anil Chaudhary mentioned that the rising crime graph in Delhi was instantly related to the extreme unemployment among the many educated and different class of youth within the capital.
“The Delhi authorities survey on unemployment paints a grim image for the youth of Delhi, which is prone to worsen because the fourth wave of the Covid-19 is all set to comb the town. The state authorities ought to instantly represent a minimal employment assure scheme for the city poor, on the strains of MGNREGS (Mahatma Gandhi Nationwide Rural Employment Assure Scheme) and provides unemployment allowance to the educated and different class of youth,” he mentioned.
As reported by The Indian The Press Reporter, the survey discovered that the unemployment fee in Delhi six months post-pandemic rose to 28.5 per cent in October-November 2020 as in contrast with 11.1 per cent in January-February.
“As many as 25.6% girls have been jobless in February, 2020, however the survey confirmed that in October-November, the speed was 54%,” Chaudhary mentioned.