New Delhi: Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman will announce the fourth tranche of the economic package worth of Rs 20 lakh crore on Saturday. Reports said tourism, transport, hospitality sectors may get a boost in the fourth phase. Also Read - US President Donald Trump Cuts Ties, Terminates WHO Funding Permanently
Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced a Rs 20 lakh crore package towards making India self-reliant (atmanirbhar) during his address early this week. The total package will be 10 per cent of the country’s GDP. Also Read - Coronavirus Delhi Updates: Two More Hospitals Declared As Covid-19 Facilities
Day 1 ( Rs 5.9 lakh crore): Easy credit facilities to micro, small and medium enterprises and non-banking finance companies. Also Read - Lockdown 5.0 Guidelines Likely Today: Will Metro, Malls, Restaurants Open? Check State-Wise Plan
Day 2 (Rs 3.16 lakh crore): 5 kg rice or wheat and 1 kg chana a month to 80 million migrant families for two months. Rs 1,500-crore interest discount scheme, Rs 5,000-crore special credit facility, one nation one ration card.
Day 3: 11 measures for the infrastructure development of the agriculture sector. Amendment to the Essential Commodities ACT, 1955.