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Top highlights from Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's second tranche of COVID-19 stimulus

Top highlights from Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's second tranche of COVID-19 stimulus
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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addresses a press conference on the Rs 20 lakh crore economic package announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his address to the nation on Tuesday, in New Delhi on May 13, 2020.     IANS
  • The first tranche of India's economic stimulus was worth ₹5.9 lakh crore.
  • The second tranche focusses on migrant workers, small traders, small farmers, etc.
  • There are nine announcements in all in the second tranche of stimulus.
The first tranche of India's economic stimulus was worth ₹5.9 lakh crore. There are nine announcements in all in the second tranche of stimulus focussed on migrant workers, small traders, small farmers, etc. There may be more relief measures for the same segments in the upcoming days.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman reveals the details of Modi's ₹20 lakh crore stimulus packageThe top highlights from the details of the stimulus package unveiled by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on May 14:
Steps that are still in the works:
These are the stimulus measures announced by the Modi government so far (before May 13).Stimulus measureAmount announcedAdditional government expenseReason for NIL impact on governmentThese are the steps taken so far between March 2020 and now ⁠—
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