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Oct 2 4 tweets 2 min read
To further deepen Financial Inclusion (FI) framework, @DFS_India will organise a special campaign from 15th October 2022 to 26th November 2022, which will initially be rolled out at the Gram Panchayat (GP) level in following seven districts across India:
(1/4) 1. Cuttack, Odisha
2. Aurangabad, Maharashtra
3. Pune, Maharashtra
4. Kakinada, AP
5. Kaushambi, UP
6. Datia, MP
7. Barpeta, Assam

The campaign will focus on:

1. Achieving saturation in respect of bank accounts, insurance/pension schemes for eligible individuals
Sep 28, 2020 4 tweets 2 min read
The Ministry of Corporate Affairs has extended the duration of several schemes till 31.12.2020 in view of the continued disruption caused due to the COVID-19 pandemic in certain parts of the country and to provide greater Ease of Doing Business. The Ministry of Corporate Affairs had introduced a new scheme known as the Companies Fresh Start Scheme, 2020, valid from 01.04.2020 to 30.09.2020 to enable companies to make good their previous defaults. This Scheme has now been extended till 31.12.2020.
Sep 24, 2020 4 tweets 3 min read
As of 21 Sept 2020, the total amount sanctioned under the 100% Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme by #PSBs and private banks to #MSMEs and individuals stands at Rs 1,77,353 crore, of which Rs 1,25,425 crore has already been disbursed. Here is the break-up: #AatmanirbharBharat Image The ambit of the Scheme was expanded to include MSMEs with turnover of up to Rs 250 crore & individuals for business purposes. As of Sept 21, 2020, Rs 9,849.74 crore of loans to individuals have been sanctioned, of which Rs 2,617.08 crore has been disbursed. #AatmanirbharBharat
Aug 24, 2020 6 tweets 3 min read
FM Smt @nsitharaman writes in the Indian Express.

indianexpress.com/article/opinio… Image FM Smt @nsitharaman highlights the IT-enabled nature of GST in her article. Image
Jun 12, 2020 6 tweets 2 min read
The @GST_Council under the Chairpersonship of Smt @nsitharaman held its 40th meeting today and took decisions that will significantly reduce the compliance cost and burden for small taxpayers. The decisions are as follows: 1. Late fee for non-furnishing FORM GSTR-3B for the tax period from July 2017 to January 2020 has been reduced/waived as follows:
- ‘NIL’ late fee if there is no tax liability
- Maximum late fee capped at Rs. 500 per return if there is any tax liability.
Jun 2, 2020 5 tweets 2 min read
CII के वार्षिक सत्र 2020 में माननीय प्रधानमंत्री द्वारा संबोधन कही गईं मुख्य बातें। (१/५) Image CII के वार्षिक सत्र 2020 में माननीय प्रधानमंत्री द्वारा संबोधन कही गईं मुख्य बातें। (२/५) Image
Jun 2, 2020 5 tweets 2 min read
Highlights from the Hon'ble Prime Minister's Inaugural Address at CII Annual Session 2020. (1/5) Image Highlights from the Hon'ble Prime Minister's Inaugural Address at CII Annual Session 2020. (2/5) Image
May 18, 2020 4 tweets 5 min read
Some measures in the #AatmaNirbharBharat Package that will benefit farmers and the agriculture sector as a whole:
- Agri infra fund
- Formalisation of MFEs
- Pradhan Mantri Matsya Sampada Yojana ImageImageImageImage Varied measures in the #AatmaNirbharBharat Package that will benefit farmers in different ways:
- Animal disease control programme
- Animal husbandry infra
- Promoting herbal cultivation
- Boosting beekeeping ImageImageImageImage
May 17, 2020 6 tweets 3 min read
पहले के उपायों से स्टिम्युलस। #AatmaNirbharApnaBharat Image भाग -1 में घोषणाओं द्वारा प्रदान की गई स्टिम्युलस। #AatmaNirbharApnaBharat Image
May 17, 2020 5 tweets 4 min read
Stimulus from earlier measures such as tax concessions, PMGKY, and allocation for health sector announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi amounts to Rs 1,92,800 crore: Smt @nsitharaman #AatmaNirbharApnaBharat Image Stimulus provided by announcements in Part-1 on May 13 amounts to Rs 5,94,550 crore: Smt @nsitharaman #AatmaNirbharApnaBharat Image
May 16, 2020 6 tweets 5 min read
Coal is a government monopoly. That monopoly is what is being removed. Government will introduce competition, transparency and private sector participation in the coal sector: Smt @nsitharaman #AatmaNirbharEconomy Image Entry norms will be liberalised. Nearly 50 blocks to be offered immediately. No eligibility conditions, only upfront payment with a ceiling: Smt @nsitharaman #AatmaNirbharEconomy Image
Apr 17, 2020 5 tweets 4 min read
In view of the difficulties being faced due to #COVID19, the @RBI has taken a slew of steps aimed at maintaining adequate liquidity in the system, incentivising bank credit flows, easing financial stress, and enabling the normal functioning of markets. #IndiaFightsCorona To increase MSME liquidity, @RBI announced a targeted long-term repo operation totalling Rs 50,000 crore aimed at mid and small NBFCs and MFIs. This amount can be revised upwards if needed in the future. RBI also cut the reverse repo rate by 25 bps to 3.75%. #IndiaFightsCorona
Mar 28, 2020 6 tweets 6 min read
Finance Minister Smt @nsitharaman today made one-to-one calls with CMDs of all public sector banks. @TheOfficialSBI @pnbindia @MyIndianBank @canarabank @UnionBankTweets @IOBIndia @AllBank1865 @bank_andhra @BankofIndia_IN @bankofbaroda @mahabank @centralbank_in @CorporationBan2 The Financial Services Secretary @DebasishPanda87, and Madnesh Kumar Mishra and Suchindra Mishra, both of whom are Joint Secretaries in @DFS_India, were also present during the calls. #IndiaFightsCorona
Feb 1, 2020 36 tweets 59 min read
Significant relief to taxpayers. #janjankabudget #Budget2020 @nsitharaman @FinMinIndia @PIB_India @MIB_India @BJP4India @BJPLive Tax concessions for boosting foreign investments. #janjankabudget #Budget2020
Jan 11, 2020 4 tweets 2 min read
Smt @nsitharaman, with the help of the Government of Karnataka, used Rs 75 lakhs from her MPLADS funds for the restoration work of the Kalena Agrahara Lake in Bengaluru. The lake has a length of 278 m (main bund) and a total area of 7 acre 30 guntas. The funds were utilised for the removal of sludge from the lake bed to enhance the impounding capacity, strengthening of main bund including revetment and turfing, and formation of ring bund using available desilted earth including revetment and turfing.
Aug 23, 2019 12 tweets 15 min read
Smt @nsitharaman addresses a press conference at National Media Centre, New Delhi. Watch Live here:

@nsitharaman CSR violations not to be treated as criminal offence.
IT orders, notices, summons, letters, etc. to be issued through a centralized system.
Jul 30, 2019 11 tweets 6 min read
Smt @nsitharaman moves the Companies (Amendment) Bill, 2019 for consideration in the Rajya Sabha. @nsitharaman Smt @nsitharaman replies to the debate on Companies (Amendment) Bill, 2019 in the Rajya Sabha.
Jan 4, 2019 16 tweets 10 min read
Smt @nsitharaman replies to all the allegations on the Rafale Deal in the Lok Sabha. #NirmalaSitharaman What UPA could not do in 10 years, Modi Govt finalised in 14 months-
Smt @nsitharaman in The Lok Sabha