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PM Kaushal Vikas Yojana is Training Over 1 Crore Youth, Says Piyush Goyal

Feb 01, 2019 12:05 PM IST India India

Finance Minister Piyush Goyal believes the 'job seeker is now a job creator'. "India is among the youngest nations of the world. PM Kaushal Vikas Yojana is training over 1 crore youths. More than 70% of the beneficiaries of the PM Mudra Yojana are women to help them set up businesses and other entrepreneurship related activities. Job seeker is now a job creator. Now, government offices and factories are not the only employers. The definition of employment and self employment is changing now. India is the hub of second largest start up," he said while presenting the last Budget of the NDA government led by PM Modi ahead of the Lok Sabha elections due in May.