India Under Lockdown

PM Modi declared a nationwide lockdown starting midnight on 25 March for 21 days to curb the spread of COVID-19. However, the restrictions are likely to have a lasting impact on India's economy.

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Rs 1.7 trillion relief plan called 'PM Gareeb Kalyan' scheme for the poor and migrants workers announced by FM Sitharaman

Govt also announced relief measures for unorganised sector, ASHA workers, doctors, nurses, etc

Taxpayers can file their annual returns by June 30 instead of the March 31 deadline for the fiscal year that ended March 31, 2019

Last date for GST returns for March, April and May extended to June 30