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Job policy: Labour has task on hands

The Labour Ministry’s plan to formulate a comprehensive National Employment Policy is facing an unusual hitch...

The Labour Ministry’s plan to formulate a comprehensive National Employment Policy is facing an unusual hitch. It is not getting the desired cooperation from the Planning Commission. Although the Plan body has not raised any specific objections so far,certain power centres in the Commission seem to be cold towards the policy. While the Ministry is determined to bring out the policy and is holding consultations with stakeholders and other ministries,the representatives of the Planning Commission are not attending the meetings citing one reason or the other.