Imphal, Aug 16: The number of educated unemployed youths in Manipur has reached a six lakh mark till the month of June, 2008.
According to the Directorate of Employment Exchange, Imphal which revealed on Saturday that the number of registered unemployed youths till June 2008 was 6,07,759 which comprises of 4,37,749 male and 1,70,010 females.
The directorate also released the details of the district wise registered unemployed youths of the State.
While the Imphal west registered a total of 208705 consisting of 144670 males and 64035 females, the Imphal east registered a total of 85997 consisting of 60982 males and 25015 females.
Thoubal district recorded a total of 88814 consisting of 69594 males and 19220 females while Bishnupur district recorded 55394 consisting of 40522 males and 14872 females.
Ukhrul district also recorded a high of 24171 with 16896 males and 7275 females being recorded while Churachandpur recorded 54463 consisting of 41088 males and 13419 females.
Senapati district also recorded a total of 44418 which consisted of 32294 males and 12124 females.
Tamenglong district recorded a total of 17864 which consisted of 13623 males and 4241 females. Chandel district recorded a total of 20630 consisting of 14134 males and 6495 females.
The Special employment exchange for physically challenged also registered a total of 2226 consisting of 1525 males and 701 females.