ASP .NET : Folder not uploaded after deployment in AWS Elastic Beanstalk

  amazon-elastic-beanstalk,, c++, windows

Local Files

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This is the root directory of my project running locally. This contains Data folder (which I manually created)

Files During Deployment

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This are the files that are being uploaded to Beanstalk during deployment. Data folder is excluded here!
How do I make sure that this folder also get pushed during deployment?

Source: Windows Questions