KPCC president DK Shivakumar on Friday hit out at the State Government over the issue of providing compensation to the kin of Covid-19 victims.
As per the new order, compensation will be given to BPL families which lost a member, irrespective of their age. In June, then CM B S Yediyurappa had announced the Rs 1 lakh compensation.
All hawkers registered under the Odisha Unorganised Workers Social Security Board will also be provided social security benefits.
The government has learned that the protests were going to impact their prospects in the upcoming elections. BJP is today a party of ‘election jivis’,” he said.
They demanded designated paid leave, regular salaries, pensions, medical insurance and bonuses.
Though over 2,415 people died due to the pandemic, only 890 applications were received following which the DC’s office issued a circular on the requirements to claim the compensation.
The Delhi government had disbursed the same relief amount to 2,16,602 construction workers in April this year.
Under PMGKAY-III (May-June 2021), FCI supplied 78.26 lakh tonnes of free food grains to all 36 States/ UTs.
Having raised over Rs 1 crore since March 2020, the trust is active in connecting the verified NGOs to individuals who wish to contribute to relief work with no hidden charges whatsoever.
Yet another is the one-time password (OTP) feature.
The finance minister provided Rs 23,220 crore of additional funding to set up children and paediatric care at hospitals to prepare healthcare infrastructure to deal with any emergency arising.
Even micro, small and medium businesses, which bore the brunt of the pandemic on their cash flows saw gross NPAs increase by only less than 100 basis points, it noted.
It can be noted that after responding with deep rate cuts initially, the RBI has limited itself to using non-conventional tools to help the growth process in the economy.
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The government will also provide Rs 23,220 crore of additional funding for setting up children and paediatric care/beds at hospitals.
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The fiscal impact of latest announcements and earlier is not linear as a substantial portion of the package is contingent liabilities.