India’s jobless rate jumps to 27.1%, survey says

India’s jobless rate jumps to 27.1%, survey says

By Anirban Nag The world’s biggest lockdown forced 122 million people out of jobs in India last month, according to estimates from a leading private sector think tank. Employment plunged in April after the government imposed a 40-day lockdown in a nation of 1.3 billion people, forcing businesses to shut and pushing up the jobless […]