"We won't allow any technology that takes away jobs. In a country where you have unemployment, you can't have a technology that ends up taking people's jobs" - says Nitin Gadkari, transport and highways minister.
There is demand for 22 lakh commercial drivers in India at present, he said, for which the government has planned to open 100 driver training institutes across the country. “Five lakh people will get jobs over the next five years,” Gadkari claimed (via)
Qn: Do we even have the infrastructure / discipline to think of driverless cars?