Karnataka Pradesh Youth Congress President Raksha Ramaiah said workers at the Youth Congress would observe “National Unemployment Day” on September 17th.
After attending the bullock cart rally organized by the Karnataka Pradesh congressional committee on September 13 in Bengaluru to highlight the problem of rising prices, Mr. Ramaiah told reporters that unemployment rose dramatically after the The BJP government, led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, came to power. unbalanced policies.
“There is no respite from rising prices because people have been grappling with inflation for at least two years. The Union government collects taxes and levies taxes on gasoline and diesel, which has directly led to higher commodity prices. Not only the economic downturn, but also the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic since last year has resulted in job losses across India, ”he said.
He added that members of the Youth Congress would launch a social media campaign and tag the prime minister in their comments about looking for a job.
Mr Ramaiah said many people have lost their jobs due to the economic downturn and the COVID-19 pandemic. “Since last year, several thousand of thousands of employees working in the clothing industry have lost their jobs. The government of Karnataka must find solutions to tackle this problem (of unemployment), ”he said.