IMPHAL, Jun 20: The total number of job seekers in Manipur registered with the state employment exchange is 6,07,169 till May last which indicates a rise of 552 from the previous month of April when it was 6,06,617.
Out of the total job seekers 4,37,340 are male while the remaining 1,69,829 are female, said a statement of the employment exchange office, Lamphelpat through the DIPR.
Imphal west district has the highest number of job seekers with 2,08,576 including 63,986 female and 1,44,590 male while Tamenglong district registered the lowest with 17,818. Out of this total number of job seekers in Tamenglong district, 13,588 are male and the remaining 4,230 are female.
A total of 85,893 job seekers registered in Imphal east district. Out of this, 60,922 are male while 28,971 are female job seekers.
Thoubal district registered 88,715 including 69,535 male and 19,180 female, Bishnupur district registered 55,387 with 40,401 male and 14,866 female.
The total number of job seekers registered in Ukhrul district till May this year is 24,126 including 16,855 male and 7,261 female. In Senapati district, the total number is 44,363 and out of this 32,260 are male while 12,103 are female.
In Chandel district, out of 20,648 persons registered 14,120 are male and 6,528 are female.
Persons registered under the special employment exchange for physically handicapped persons is 5,065 including 2,856 male and 2,606 female.