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CII calls for employment-linked incentives to boost job creation

CALCUTTA, JUNE 17: The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has advocated an employment-linked incentive scheme to promote job creation in the economy in the face of a growing young population amidst concerns about jobless growth. The premier industry body of the country says the new coalition Government at the Centre should consider picking up some of the labour-intensive sectors for this scheme which can be modelled on the production linked incentive (PLI) programme. "PLI led to a resurgence in manufacturing in certain sectors. Similar approach could be taken for employment...