Key announcements of PM Narendra Modi’s new year eve’s speech

Key Highlights of Modi's Speech :



  1. Home loans for poor and middle class people upto Rs 9 lakh will get 4 per cent subvention on interest and upto Rs 12 lakh will get 3 per cent subvention.
  2. For home loan in villages upto Rs 2 lakh for home renovation, banks will give loan with 3 per cent subvention on interest rate.
  3. Banks have been asked to raise cash credit limit to small business to 25 per cent from 20 per cent.
  4. All pregnant women will get Rs 6,000 in their bank accounts in an attempt to reduce child and woman mortality.
  5. Government to pay interest for 60 days on loans taken by farmers for Rabi season from district cooperative banks and societies.
  6. Credit guarantee for small traders to be raised to Rs 2 crore from existing limit of Rs 1 crore.
  7. In the next 3 months, 3 crore Kisan credit cards will be converted to RuPay cards which will enable them to buy/sell directly through the card and there will be no need to rush to banks.





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