Shimla, Aug 2
Himachal Pradesh Government informed the house on Monday that the number of registered unemployed educated youth increased to 8,46209 and 28,661 employment avenues were provided all over the state in year 2018 and 2019.
This was stated by the Industry Minister Bikram Singh Thakur in a written reply to a query raised by Congress members Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu, Mukesh Agnihotri and Vikramaditya Singh during the question hour.
Minister said that as many as 8,46209 unemployed educated youth enrolled them in different employment exchanges till Jan 31, 2021. There are 4,04,819 unemployed youth who are qualified upto Ten Plus two, 1,95548 are matriculate, 1, 36517 are graduates, 76, 318 post graduates and 33,007 under matriculate respectively.
Out of 28661 people who got employment under the Jai Ram Govt in the year 2018 and 2019 include 3109 on the regular basis , 17390 on the contract basis, 7747 on the outsource basis and 415 on the daily wages basis, added the minister.