New Delhi, June 28
*FM announces Rs 1.1 lakh cr loan guarantee scheme for Covid-hit sector; up to Rs 100 cr loan at 7.95% to health sector.
*FM announces additional Rs 1.5 lakh cr for Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme.
*FM says scope of Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme, under which collateral-free loan given to MSME, other sectors, is being widened.
*FM announces new scheme to give up to Rs 1.25 lakh loan to 25 lakh small borrowers at lower interest rates.
*FM announces support to tourism sector – Rs 10 lakh loan to travel agencies, Rs 1 lakh loan to tourist guides.
*Govt to waive visa fee for first 5 lakh tourists visiting India once travel restrictions are eased: FM.
*Govt to extend Atmanirbhar Bharat Rozgar Yojana to foot employer, employee’s share of retiral benefit of new hires by pvt cos: FM.
*Additional Rs 14,775 crore fertiliser subsidy to be provided over and above Rs 85,413 crore budgeted: FM Nirmala Sitharaman.
*Free foodgrain to poor till Nov 2021 to take total cost of Pradhan Mantri Gareeb Kalyan Anna Yojana to Rs 2.27 lakh cr: FM.
*FM says Rs 23,220 crore to be provided for paediatric care/paediatric beds at hospitals. PTI