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Job schemes come into question as virus-induced unemployment hits rural youths hard

Several employment schemes have been rolled out to absorb the labour force at home, but they are failing to stop youths from migrating, and the trend has started with many leaving for India for work. Job schemes come into question as virus-induced unemployment hits rural youths hard
Many poor Nepali youths in western Nepal are returning to India for work as there are no jobs in the country.  Mohan Budhaair/TKP
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Chandan Kumar Mandal
Published at : September 6, 2020
Updated at : September 6, 2020 07:16
Kathmandu

Chandan Kumar Mandal

Chandan Kumar Mandal is the environment and migration reporter for The Kathmandu Post, covering labour migration and governance, as well as climate change, natural disasters, and wildlife.


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