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Episode 270 March 26, 2019

Minimum Income Guarantee, Unemployment Rate, Naresh Goyal

On Monday evening, Rahul Gandhi announced that 20 per cent Indian families belonging to the poorest category will be given Rs 72,000 each annually under the minimum income guarantee scheme if his party comes to power. Manoj CG explains who will potentially benefit from this scheme and whether it’ll be a game changer for the party. Next, Jay Mazoomdar explains what employment data says about the shrinking job market in India and why it is worrying. Last, how the first step to resolving the Jet Airways crisis was taken.

Further reading:
Male workforce decreasing: https://indianexpress.com/article/india/nsso-women-employment-jobs-crisis-narendra-modi-rural-jobs-5640766/
2.8 crore rural women missing from workforce: https://indianexpress.com/article/india/nsso-women-employment-jobs-crisis-narendra-modi-rural-jobs-5640766/


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Minimum Income Guarantee, Unemployment Rate, Naresh GoyalOn Monday evening, Rahul Gandhi announced that 20 per cent Indian families belonging to the poorest category will be given Rs 72,000 each annually under the minimum income guarantee scheme if his party comes to power. Manoj CG explains who will potentially benefit from this scheme and whether it'll be a game changer for the party. Next, Jay Mazoomdar explains what employment data says about the shrinking job market in India and why it is worrying. Last, how the first step to resolving the Jet Airways crisis was taken. Further reading: Male workforce decreasing: https://indianexpress.com/article/india/nsso-women-employment-jobs-crisis-narendra-modi-rural-jobs-5640766/ 2.8 crore rural women missing from workforce: https://indianexpress.com/article/india/nsso-women-employment-jobs-crisis-narendra-modi-rural-jobs-5640766/ You can follow us and leave us feedback on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter @expresspodcasts, or send us an email at podcasts@indianexpress.com. If you like this show, please subscribe and leave us a review wherever you get your podcasts, so other people can find us. You can also find us on http://www.indianexpress.com/audio.