'Idhuvum Kadandhu Pogum "
Even this challenging situation would ease
The other side of the coin is the issue of brain -drain in case of migration of skilled and highly skilled population from the country. Such migration is a loss to the country. This issue is not being dealt with by the governments.
I hope that there should be a policy for the migrating population.
The simple reason is the employers of Indians are now becoming employees themselves.
Many countries have restrictions on visa, restriction on work permits, reservations for their own citizens first and then only for the expats. I foresee issues that is starting to stare at us. Our Indian population is ever increasings, thousands of graduates are already unemployed. People working abroad are being slowly finding it difficult to sustain themselves.
Many gulf countries has struggling ecnomies with austerity measures for themselves which is a bad sign for us.
Ever few months a report comes out of Kerala that expats are asking for compensation as they are sent jobless. Imagine half of these expats coming back to the country. Where is the space, where are the jobs?
We would be finding are ourselves at the doorstep of a major crisis as the petro dollars and the remittances from overseas are going to fall drastically. I think the glory days of the Diaspora is behind us. We are seeing an increase in hate crimes being reported in USA, sporadic instances from other countries keep popping up regularly.