Telangana launches DEET, a one-stop shop for job seekers


Hyderabad: To provide job opportunities to unemployed youth, the State government on Monday launched DEET (Digital Employment Exchange of Telangana) app for smartphone users. The app will serve as a common platform for unemployed as well as employers.

Speaking on the occasion, Labour and Employment Minister Ch Malla Reddy said the DEET app was a novel initiative by the Telangana government to address the issue of unemployment in the State. “There is a growing demand for quality manpower in different industries. The DEET app will make the process of employment easier for both employees and employers by connecting them on a single platform,” he said.

The DEET is a one-stop shop for registration, passing through interviews, direct chat with companies, provision for receiving notifications, and job alerts, among others. Both the job seekers and job providers can register themselves onto the platform with minimal efforts. The platform provides opportunities for skilled, semi-skilled, unskilled, job migrants and fresh entrants to access and enter employment stream.

At present, the DEET platform has more than 45,000 vacancies in various companies across the State and the country. Interested persons can either download the Android app or log on to the website ‘‘ for registration.

Principal Secretary for Industries and IT Jayesh Ranjan, Labour Commissioner AY Naik and other officials were present during the launch of the mobile app.