GDP growth is set to slow further in April-June quarter of this year to 5.7 pc amid contraction in consumption, weak investments.
The Niti Aayog has suggested transition to full electric vehicles for three-wheelers by 2023.
At present, India has only about 27 per cent women in the workforce.
The Centre has been taking initiatives to popularise environment-friendly electric vehicles.
Kumar emphasised that a very large number of jobs have been generated in the country in the last five years.
Mahanadi, SECL, Northern and Central Coalfields eyed.
NITI Aayog has reportedly proposed that after 2030, only electric vehicles should be sold in India.
The nine-member committee includes chief ministers of Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana and Gujarat.
Riding on a massive Narendra Modi wave sweeping through most parts of India, the BJP seems set to return to power