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Last Updated : Apr 01, 2020 05:50 PM IST | Source: Moneycontrol.com

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Watch this video to know how government borrowings have a direct impact on how costly or affordable bank loans will be for households and companies.


The government will borrow Rs 4.88 lakh crore in the first half of fiscal 2020-21 starting April 1. This comes amid a war it is wagging to contain the economic fallout of the coronavirus pandemic.

The decision was taken after a meeting between Finance Ministry officials and RBI via video conference.

Also Read | Government to borrow Rs 4.88 lakh cr in first half of FY21: DEA Secretary Atanu Chakraborty

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Watch this video to understand the economics of government borrowings and how it has a direct impact on how costly or affordable bank loans will be for households and companies.

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First Published on Apr 1, 2020 05:46 pm
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