33000 Govt job vacancies, PM Modi's gift for youth
| May 17, 2017, 12:33 p.m.
New Delhi: There is a bumper news for those trying for a job. As it completes three years in office, the Narendra Modi government has taken a decision that will bring smile on faces of youngsters. In one stroke, the Modi government has created 33000 jobs. The move comes at a time when the job scenario is worsening.
The 33000 jobs are by-product of government's decision to build 10 more indigenous Pressurised Heavy Water Reactors to ramp up nuclear power generation in the country. Accoding to government part from jobs, the decision will also generate business worth 70,000 crore.
Each reactor will have the capacity to produce 700 MW of electricity. "A total of 7000 MW capacity will be added. It will help produce clean energy," Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal said.
For last many years, India had been focussing on developing indigenous technology for nuclear power generation. As of now, country generates 6,780 MW nuclear power. Heavy water reactors are known for their efficiency as they give more output for the same quantity of uranium than one using normal water.