New Delhi, Dec. 15 -- The Union skill development ministry has not spent its entire budget for the last three years and a key scheme to train people has achieved just 49% of its training target, a parliamentary panel report has said.

According to the report of the standing committee on labour, the Centrally Sponsored Centrally Managed (CSCM) component of the Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY) "had a target to train 11,076,167 people, but only 5,761,570 could be enrolled out of which 5,446,975 could be trained."

Out of the roughly 5.5 million trained, only 4.2 million were satisfied and finally 1.3 million got jobs till July 2019, the report added.

The PMKVY is one of the flagship programmes of the National Democratic Alliance (N...