HR Law Hotline: The Indian Labor Code 2030? A futuristic vision and hope

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June 01, 2021

The Indian Labor Code 2030? A futuristic vision and hope

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So what will India’s labour and employment scenario look like in 2030? Here’s my vision as I time travel and go back to the future!

Its 2030. India is now the most populated and labor-intensive country in the world!

Robots have taken over in India…albeit only the regular, menial, routine tasks. Designer babies at home, driverless electric cars & bikes on the road, drones in the sky, are the norm. The Indian economy is fully digitized. Other countries have started receiving FDI from India. Foreign companies list on Indian stock exchanges. Indian cryto-rupee, the world’s strongest currency, is used for international trade. The first trillion-rupee company is Indian. The upcoming Avengers 2030 game has primarily Indian cast. The 2032 Olympics will be held in India. India is finally at # 1 in World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business survey. And the list goes on…

So what will India’s labor and employment scenario look like in 2030? Here’s my vision as I time travel and go back to the future!

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