- Union Finance & Corporate Affairs Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman has announced a slew of measures, to provide relief to people and businesses affected by the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Minister announced a total of 17 measures worth Rs. 6,28,993 crore.
- These 17 measures have further been grouped into 3 broad categories:
- Economic Relief from Pandemic (8)
- Strengthening Public Health (1)
- The impetus for Growth & Employment (8)