Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman (Photo: IANS)

Govt announces Rs 5,000-cr Special Credit facility for street vendors

New Delhi: Sensing adverse impact on the livelihood of street vendors due to COVID-19 pandemic, the Centre on Thursday announced Rs 5,000- crore special credit facility to benefit nearly 50 lakh such vendors. The scheme will be launched within one month, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said at a press briefing. The Minister said that Rs […]