Gyanpur: Given the growing unemployment in the state, various scams are surfacing, in which the unemployed are lured with either fake job offers or are peddled into fake government schemes. In the latest, in the name of unemployment allowance, cyber cafe operators in Gopiganj and Bhadohi areas have begun to bluff unemployed in the wake of increasing earning.
Around 6507 people have applied online between February 1 to 23. This has made the service department even alarmed. The unemployed youth are walking around the office.
The matter came to light when on Saturday, several youths were present at the second floor of the Gandhi Ashram Bhawan in Gyanpur town to submit the online forms in the employment department and were said that no such such scheme was in place and asked youth to return.
Earlier, rumor was peddled which said that “state government has started unemployment allowance scheme for unemployed youth till the time they don’t get a job. Under unemployment allowance Uttar Pradesh 2019, the youth who are still looking for a job can apply for unemployment allowance.”