economic package

Additional cost of new stimulus package to government Rs 1.2 lakh crore or Rs 60,000 crore?

Sreejit Balasubramanian, India economist at IDFC Mutual Fund, says the immediate fiscal expenditure from today's measures is 0.77% of GDP, of which 0.56% is from measures already announced.

published on : 28th June 2021

COVID-19 economic package: Nothing for poor, hungry migrant workers, says Chidambaram

Chidambaram said the first thing the government needs to do is to put money in the hands of the 13-crore families in the bottom of the population.

published on : 13th May 2020