For a country whose workforce is identified as its asset, it is frightening to learn that the best equipped—graduates and above—aggregate a mere 8.7 million—or 2.1% of the workforce. Not only are they too few, it also reveals how skewed the country’s educational qualifications are and, consequently, what little chance the bulk of the workforce has to exploit the opportunities that have been generated after the stupendous run that has powered the Indian economy to an enviable size of $1.8 trillion........Read More

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