Unemployed youth in northern India 'earn millions' by cultivating mushrooms

Once jobless youths in Kaithal, a city in northern India, now earn their livelihood by running their own organic mushroom business.

Footage from January 9 shows the men at work on their organic farm.

According to local media, these start-up farmers in Kaithal have become earned around 250000 rupees (over $3400 USD) every two months, by preparing one thousand bags of cultivated mushrooms.

"The government plans to help the unemployed and landless youths to cultivate mushrooms and make a trend so that more unemployed youths can earn their livelihood by starting their own business," the filmer told Newsflare.

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Location: India