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Youth unemployment becomes Indian election issue

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As India goes to the polls, unemployment is increasing as the number of graduates rises. One out of every three 15-29 year olds who have completed their secondary education is unemployed. They are among more than 100 million registered new voters and they will cast their ballots over the coming weeks in a massive general election.

In New Dehli, India
In New Dehli, India Stephan Rebernik/Flick'r/CC