FM Nirmala Sitharaman on steps taken to boost economy & curb COVID-19 outbreak

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is addressing media while taking stock of the declined economy after the COVID-19 wave. She briefs on the steps taken by the Central Government to curb the Coronavirus cases and economic crises after nation-wide lockdown

According to sources, Finance Minister Sitharaman is likely to announce another economic stimulus. The key focus of stimulus, this time, will be on rural and urban class, while the targeted focus will be on sectors like tourism, hospitality and aviation. The prime aim of this stimulus will be to boost the demand. A credit guarantee kind of scheme is likely to be issued for more sectors.