April 4,2022(New Delhi): In the era of inflammation, where your comfort and survival totally depends on the fact how much you earn, what concern Youth the most is employment while the recent pandemic situation has harshly hit the employment and economic condition of India. A new data by Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE), is becoming the reason for youth’s delight.
According to the latest data released by the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE), Chhattisgarh has registered an unemployment rate of 0.6 per cent this March, which is the lowest so far, it said.
Chhattisgarh ranks first in the country with the lowest unemployment rate while the country’s unemployment rate stood at 7.6 per cent in the same month (March), the statement said citing CMIE data. Chhattisgarh has been ranked at the top of the list among states with the lowest unemployment rate in the country, an official statement said on Monday.
According to the data, Haryana has the highest unemployment rate at 26.7 per cent, followed by Rajasthan and Jammu and Kashmir at 25 per cent each and Jharkhand at 14.5 per cent.
The Chhattisgarh government adopted a new model of development three years ago in line with Mahatma Gandhi’s vision of ‘Gram Swaraj’ envisaging inclusive development of the state and launched various schemes including Suraji Gaon Yojana, Narva-Garva-Ghurva-Bari programme, Godhan Nyay Yojana, Rajiv Gandhi Kisan Nyay Yojana etc. for boosting the rural economy, the statement said.
Even during the First and Second Wave of Covid the nationwide economic got a hit while Chhattisgarh economy remained untouched. The employment condition improves in the state as the state government has set up the ‘Chhattisgarh Employment Mission’ aiming to create around 15 lakhs new employment opportunities in the next five years.
Written by: Manshi Singh