Industrialist Anand Mahindra has been offered an offer amid widespread protests against the Center’s new Army recruitment plan ‘Agneepath’. Chairman of Mahindra Group said they would like to hire trainees under the scheme. The promise came as Mr Mahindra expressed his grief over widespread protests over the program. Although the Center has now made several promises, including a preference for ‘firefighters’ in paramilitary forces and government posts, it is the first open pledge from any private enterprise. Full detail in this report.