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Top 3 poll issues will be jobs, jobs and jobs: Chidambaram fires fresh salvo at Centre

The CII had on Wednesday expressed concern over the country's job market amid growing challenges of making a generation employment-ready. 

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New Delhi Published on: March 09, 2019 12:30 IST
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P Chidambaram hits out at Centre over lack of job creation

Hitting out at the Central government over alleged lack of jobs, senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Saturday said the three main issues in the upcoming Lok Sabha polls would be jobs, jobs and jobs.​ Chidambaram took to Twitter and alleged the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government was guilty of not creating jobs and lying about creation of jobs. 

"What is worse? Not creating jobs or lying about creation of jobs?", the senior Congress leader tweeted.

"The top three issues in the elections will be jobs, jobs and jobs," the senior Congress leader tweeted. 

"Glad that CII (Confederation of Indian Industry) has found its voice and has exposed the government's bogus claims on job creation. Hope that others also will speak up," the former Union finance minister added in a series of tweets. 

The CII had on Wednesday expressed concern over the country's job market amid growing challenges of making a generation employment-ready. 

However, it had on Thursday said the recent reforms ushered in by the government were creating new livelihoods across existing and emerging sectors.

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