Credit Guarantee Scheme for Sub-ordinate Debt (CGSSD) launched

Topics Covered: Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes; mechanisms, laws, institutions and bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections. Credit Guarantee Scheme for Sub-ordinate Debt (CGSSD) launched Context: The scheme was announced by the Finance Minister as part of …

Insights into Editorial: How India can become self-reliant

Context: Addressing the nation on the COVID-19 pandemic, Prime Minister emphasised the necessity of a self-reliant India. He said the need was brought home by the absence of domestic production of personal protective equipment (PPE) when COVID-19 struck, but India initiated and quickly ramped up PPE production. India opens to globalisation: India opened itself to …

Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan

Topics Covered: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment. Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan What to study? For Prelims: Overview of measures announced as part of Self Reliant India mission, other measures announced during the lockdown period. For Mains: Need for and significance of these measures. Context: Third tranche of …