India's jobless dominate election
21 April 2014 Last updated at 02:40 BST
India's rising unemployment rate is one reason why the economy is a key issue in the country's general election.
But the picture is not the same across the country.
In Tamil Nadu, in the east of India, a strong manufacturing sector has brought much-needed jobs. So is it an example for others to follow?
Sameer Hashmi reports from the state capital, Chennai.