Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday said he will introduce a law to reserve 80% of the jobs in private sector for locals if they are voted to power in Goa in the Assembly elections next year.
Addressing a press briefing in Goa capital Panaji, Kejriwal announced that one member of each family in Goa will also be given a job. He also promised an unemployment allowance of Rs 3,000 every month till the family member does not get the assured job.
Kejriwal said an allowance of Rs 5,000 a month will be given to those who lost their tourism sector jobs due to the coronavirus pandemic and to those who are currently unemployed due to a ban on mining in the state.
▪️Jobs for Goans, not for MLA’s relatives ▪️1 Job/family guaranteed ▪️3000/month until then ▪️80% pvt jobs reserved for Goans ▪️5000/month for unemployed due to COVID in tourism ▪️5000/month for mining ban affected ▪️Skill University
Kejriwal, who is on a campaign trail, had made similar promises about employment opportunities in Uttarakhand on Sunday. The hill state is also slated to go to polls next year. In July, he had made a slew of announcements…