Public Sector Banks To Conduct Credit Outreach Programmes In All Districts
As part of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav celebration, public sector banks are scheduled to conduct a credit outreach programme on June 8, in all districts across the state. With this, the customers and public at large, could clarify their queries on credit facilities and enrolment in various government schemes. Under Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, a week-long celebration of Ministry of finance is underway, during June 6-12.
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Drug Destruction Day: 42,000 Kg Drugs To Be Destroyed Across 14 Locations
The Ministry of Finance stated that around 42,000 kg of drugs will be destroyed across 14 locations, on June 8. The Drug Destruction Day will be observed as part of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav (AKAB) celebration, and will be carried out by the Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC). AKAB celebrations are carried out by th Ministry of Finance, to marks India's 75th year of Independence.
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India's GST Collection Touches Over Rs 1 Lakh Crore Mark In July
Due to the easing of Covid-19 restrictions and a recovering economy, the Goods and Service Tax (GST) collection crossed over Rs 1 lakh crore in July 2021, said Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman. According to the Finance Ministry, CGST of Rs 22,197 crores, SGST of Rs 28,541 crores, IGST of Rs 57,864 crores, and Cess of Rs 7,790 crores were collected in July.
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Indian Economy Posts 0.4% Growth For Third Quarter Of FY 2020-21
Recovering from COVID-19 led recession, the Indian economy posted a 0.4% growth in the Q3 FY2020-21. Reportedly, India became one of the few economies that posted a post-COVID growth in the final quarter of 2020. While India's growth slid to -23% in the June quarter, it regained gradually to -7.5% in the September quarter. Amidst the major eight core sectors showing a slight recovery in 2021, the RBI estimated a 10.5% growth for FY2021-22.… read-more
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