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The BJP today rejected the charge of the Congress that unemployment has grown under the Modi government, saying over 7.64 crore people got employment through Mudra loan scheme in the last three years.
"Had they studied figures, they would have known that over 7.64 crore people have benefited from the Mudra loan scheme for self-employment," he said.
Over 1.67 crore families have benefited from the rural employment scheme (MGNREGA) against 83 lakh last fiscal, he said, adding the scheme also received a huge hike of Rs 11,000 crore in allocation of 2017-18.
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