Rahul Gandhi releases booklet describing vision for youth
The booklet highlights the initiatives of UPA for the betterment of the youth. The booklet focuses on important issues such as education, employment, sports, science and technology, e-governance, price-rise etc. The booklet revealed the secret behind changing India which is empowerment of its youth, its women and strengthening the democracy. It outlines the achievements of Congress on education, health and legislations like the Sarv Siksha Abhiyan, Mid-day Meal programmes in schools, the Right to Information Act, Right to Food Act, Lokpal and Lokayukt Bill, etc. It states the efforts taken by the UPA government for supporting the students from backward communities by providing various scholarships for SC, ST and OBC students. Myriads of jobs have been created under the various employment schemes like MGNREGA. The booklet emphasises on the National Youth Policy 2014 and Rajiv Gandhi Khel Abhiyan for nation building. It stresses on the need of innovations and skill development for the youth of our country. In addtition, the need for transparency in governance , tackling black money and price-rise are also dealt with. Also it draws the difference between the UPA and the NDA.