Economy PM Modi’s jobs deficit: J&J’s largest India plant idle three years after completion Updated : May 19, 2019 02:12 PM IST Lack of jobs growth and a farm-income crisis because of low crop prices have hurt Modi in the current general election, according to several political strategists. The weak rural economy, where most Indians work, has also hurt growth in sales of basic items such as detergents and shampoo in the past year. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.