GCC area made up 4 of the 5 prime locations for abroad work amongst Indian staff.
The UAE is the preferred vacation spot for Indians in search of work overseas, the Indian Parliament was informed on Thursday citing statistics for the final 5 years from the federal government’s Bureau of Immigration.
V Muraleedharan, the Minister of State for Exterior Affairs, informed Lok Sabha, the decrease Home of Parliament, that the GCC area made up 4 of the 5 prime locations for abroad work amongst each Indian professionals and blue collar staff.
The US is the one non-Gulf nation among the many prime 5, Muraleedharan informed Lok Sabha member Dr. Manoj Rajoria, who sought to know “country-wise, the place the utmost variety of India’s youth journey overseas for jobs”.
The UAE is adopted by Saudi Arabia, Qatar, US and Oman, in descending order, the Minister mentioned.
“With a view to facilitate protected and authorized abroad employment to the youth, particularly from weak sections of society, aspiring for jobs overseas, the federal government has put in place the e-Migrate portal with particulars of registered recruiting brokers within the nation,” he added. “The portal additionally particulars the names of unregistered/unlawful brokers functioning in varied states,” so as to warning job-seekers falling prey to dishonest.
Beneath India’s Emigration Act, semi-skilled and unskilled staff going overseas are required to acquire prior emigration clearance from the workplace of Protector of Emigrants (POE). Professions notified by the POE on occasion additionally require prior emigration clearance.
Within the final 5 years abroad staff requiring prior emigration clearance have come from the next states in descending order of numbers, Muraleedharan mentioned. These states are Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal, Tamil Nadu and Rajasthan.