the deposit insurance coverage against bank failure will be increased to ₹5 lakh from ₹1 lakh: FM
She also proposed expand exchange traded fund by floating a Debt ETF, consisting primarily of government securities
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today said that government plans to sell partial stake in LIC through IPO or initial public offer. In her Budget proposal, she proposed that will the government will sell its stake in IDBI Bank to private investors and also amend Banking Regulation Act to strengthen co-op banks
The finance minister also said that the deposit insurance coverage against bank failure will be increased to ₹5 lakh from ₹1 lakh.