India PM Modi announces $270b virus economic package | Prothom Alo

India PM Modi announces $270b virus economic package

The funding includes a $2 billion relief package announced at the start of the lockdown in late March and stimulus efforts by the central bank, Modi said

People watch Indian prime minister Narendra Modi's address to the nation on a television during a government-imposed nationwide lockdown as a preventive measure against the COVID-19, in Siliguri on 12 May 2020
People watch Indian prime minister Narendra Modi's address to the nation on a television during a government-imposed nationwide lockdown as a preventive measure against the COVID-19, in Siliguri on 12 May 2020AFP