Nirmala Sitharaman’s economic package finale: All key announcements
Today’s announcements by Nirmala Sitharaman was the last leg of the ₹20 lakh crore economic package announced by PM Narendra Modi
NEW DELHI : With a combination of several reforms, fiscal and liquidity measures, finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman today completed the announcement of the last leg of the ₹20 lakh crore economic package announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi earlier. To improve livelihood for the poor, the Modi government today hiked the MGNREGA budget hiked by an additional ₹40,000 crore. Sitharaman also announced that public sector enterprises or PSUs will exit non-strategic areas and private companies will be allowed to enter all sectors.