Bridging the skill gap

Published: 09th October 2018 11:35 AM  |   Last Updated: 09th October 2018 11:35 AM   |  A+A-

By Express News Service

It has fast become that India's much-vaunted demographic dividend could just evaporate if the country does not manage to skill up its workforce. According to the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Training Need across 34 sectors/sub-sectors is estimated at 126.87 million for the period 2017-2022.

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