The government has announced a war to combat the horrendous corona virus spreading across the country. Announces lockdown to prevent infection from one to another. This restrictive curfew-like atmosphere is going to continue for three weeks. The police are fighting with batons against those who have come out beyond the threshold. Wheelless weather created a step outside the dome .. nationwide.
70 crores of rupees
The question of the poor and the daily wage workers is not amenable to such conditions. Unorganized sector workers, building workers, autodrivers and sellers of merchandise. If they are homeless for many days, the central government has raised doubts about their livelihood. Prime Minister Garib Kalyan has announced the Yojana scheme specifically for such people. The scheme is valued at Rs 70 lakh crore.
Giving priority to all communities.
Rs 50 lakh insurance for medical staff
Various state governments have already announced several weeks for the mosquitoes affected by the lockdown. The Center has also brought Prime Minister Garib Kalyan Yojana to the screen. The center is designed to cater to the migrant workers, urban and rural poor in the country. It is a great thing for Sanitation Workers, Asha, Paramedical, Doctors and Nurses to get special insurance at Rs 50 lakh each. Politicians welcome the announcement of a package for those who have risked their lives during the corona virus.
Essential Supplies for Three Months
For the next three months, the rice distribution family of Rs 5 kg per month will be provided with pulses at Rs. Nirmala Sitharaman’s announcement boasted to the women that the Dwarkra group would increase the credit limit to Rs 10 lakh and provide no-obligation loans. This will benefit 63 lakh self-help groups.
Money transfer to farmers
The center is going to be released immediately to the 8.69 crore farmers of the country at a cost of Rs 2000 each. This amount will be transferred to the Farmers Account in the first week of April. Also – three crore elderly, divorced and pensioners will be paid an additional Rs 1000 in two installments. For the 20 crore women who have Jandhan accounts, Rs 500 per month will be compensated for the next three months. These are all financially beneficial schemes for the poor and lower middle class families.
PF cash center to endure
The center has come forward to pay the EPF subscription to employees with a salary below Rs 15,000. The employee’s share and employer’s share are credited to the EPF accounts of the employees. The center has also ensured the nation’s building workers. While there are 3.5 crore registered building workers in the country, there is already a Rs 31,000 crore fund for their welfare. The amount is to be used by state governments for the welfare of building workers, the Center said. Despite all this, there are doubts as to how the Center will compensate for the fiscal package deficit of Rs 70 lakh crore. There are opinions that there is no chance of a huge rate hike when the situation is all over.