As per latest GoI MSME report on Amethi, there are 148 micro & small enterprise units employing only 593 people News Reports
Rahul Gandhi promised a paper mill in Jadishpur in 2009 and promised to provide employment to 25,000 people. For five years nothing happened. Finally in February 2014, this project was cleared but now the employment figure has come down to 900.
Rahul had promised to develop an IT hub in Tikarmafi area which never became a reality, even after the funds were released for it four years ago.
Rahul had also said: “I will transform Amethi in the coming days. People
of other constituencies will say that they want Amethi like development. There would soon be more than 40 food processing units in the constituency. I hope that the products of gooseberry and mango would be exported to other countries.
A Suryaprakash Article in Jagran points to problems of: