The Situation of Government Jobs

Why in news?

The PM has ordered a million central government posts to be filled in mission mode over the next 18 months.

What is the current picture of employment in India?

PLFS is launched by National Statistical Office (NSO) since 2017 whereas CMIE is a leading business information company that was established in 1976, primarily as an independent think tank.

What is the current strength of the Centre’s human resources?

What are the major recruitment bodies?

Does the government’s 18 month deadline make sense?

What is the need of the hour?