Khadi industry lost 7 lakh jobs in two years, navyamedia

Khadi industry lost 7 lakh jobs in two years

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The NDA gov ernment informed the parliament that The number of people employed in the Khadi sector fell from 11.6 lakh to 4.6 lakh in the last two financial years.

However, the production of Khadi increased by 31.6% and sales grew by 33% during the same period.

Notably, 3.2 lakh jobs were lost in the central zone comprising Chhattisgarh, UP, Uttarakhand and Madhya Pradesh.