NSSO says unemployment at 45-year high, government refutes: Here's what experts have to say
Updated : January 31, 2019 09:36 PM IST
To compare, the unemployment rate in the country had gone down to 2.2 percent in 2011-12, according to NSSO data.
Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar, who had previously mounted a defence of lowering of UPA-era GDP growth rates, at a press conference Thursday said the report cited by the newspaper "is not finalised. It is a draft report".
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