President encouraged Self- Employment among youngsters


President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday asserted that promoting self- employment among young people of India is very important because our economy needs to generate 115 million non- farm jobs over the next decade.

The first day of the festival of innovation concluded with a summary of the discussions in the global roundtable on inclusive innovation.


Speaking on the occasion, the president said that “We need to focus on inclusive innovation that will directly serve the welfare of lower –income and excluded groups.

He in fact further added that Private sector should invest more on Research and Development so that more jobs could be created.

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