Package for infra sectors may be announced soon: Gadkari
Demand for a package to stimulate the economy has been growing from various quarters
The government is working on a financial package for infrastructure sectors and it may be announced soon, Union minister Nitin Gadkari said. He was interacting with the members of the Finance Industry Development Council.
Road Transport and Highways Secretary Giridhar Aramane had said: "Government of India, Prime Minister's Office and the Department of Economic Affairs are already working on a package, which includes not only the MSME but also the entire industry.
"All sectors of the economy being taken care of by a comprehensive package, being worked out in the government."
He was speaking during an interaction with members of the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers Institute.
The demand for a package to stimulate the economy hit severely by the lockdown to contain the coronavirus pandemic has been growing from various quarters, including infrastructure-related bodies, industry bodies and MSME sector experts.