Challenges in Centre’s 1-million hiring plan
SummaryWith its plan to hire 1 million in 18 months, the central government is looking to effectively compress 11 years of hiring into 18 months. But even this won’t resolve the simmering employment crisis and will stretch government finances further
Last week, the central government said it would fill its current job vacancies in “mission mode". If that mission holds, one million Indians will land a central government job in the next 18 months. But making that happen will require radical departures from established patterns of hiring.