Interventions of States in Response to COVID-19 Outbreak

 

Below we have put together a list of interventions that state governments have announced in response to COVID-19 outbreak. If you would like to add to the below list, please send a mail to SPI [at] dvara.com

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-Direction to statesThe State Government will be asked to utilise the funds available under District Mineral Fund (DMF) for supplementing and augmenting facilities of medical testing, screening and other requirements in connection with preventing the spread of CoViD-19 pandemic as well as treating the patients affected with this pandemic
Health, motor third party insurance renewal falling between 25th Mar-14th AprilDeferred paymentAllowed to make premium payment for renewal of policies to their insurers on or before 21st April, 2020
Life insurance policies whose premiums fall due in March and AprilDeferred paymentAn additional grace period of 30 days
TaxpayersConcessionNo TDS on interest income till 30 June

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AllIn-kind transferDouble of their current entitlement to be provided over the next three months (additionality is free of cost)+ 1 kg of pulses per family, according to regional preferences to be provided for the next three months free of cost

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BPL familyAdditional cash transferGas cylinders, free of cost, would be provided for the next three months

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Jan Dhan account holdersAdditional cash transferRs 500 per month for the next three months
Self-help groupsCreditLimit of collateral-free lending would be increased from Rs 10 to Rs 20 lakhs

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Students of colleges coming under AICTE Suspended payment Students need not pay college fee until lockdown is lifted

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Beneficiaries of existing social security schemes Additional cash transfer Rs 1,000 disbursed over next three months
Cash transfer Three months' pension to be given in advance

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Enrolled under PM-KISAN YojanaCash transferFirst instalment of Rs 2,000 due in 2020-21 will be front-loaded and paid in April 2020 itself
Farmers with crop loan up to Rs.3 lakh given by banks due between 1st March and 31st MayIncentiveGovernment extends the benefit of 2% Interest Subvention to banks and 3% prompt repayment incentive to all farmers up to 31st May 2020

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MGNREGA workersAdditional cash transferMNREGA wages would be increased by Rs 20 with effect from 1 April 2020
Registered to BoCWDirection to statesState Governments will be given directions to utilise this fund to provide assistance and support to these workers
AllPaymentEmployers to pay wages of their workers on the due date without any deduction for the period their establishments are under closure due to the lockdown
Living in rented accommodationSuspended paymentLandlords to not demand payment of rent for a period of one month

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Stranded in destination states/regions Direction to states State/UT governments to ensure adequate arrangements of temporary shelters and provision of food
Suspended payment Landlords to not demand payment of rent for a period of one month
Moved out to return to home state Direction to states To be moved to the nearest shelter by respective states/UTs- quarantine (min. 14 days) and screening facilities to be provided
All Direction to states States can utilise SDRF to provide temporary accommodation, food, etc.
Ration disbursement Migrants who are neither NFSA or State Card beneficiaries in the state they are stationed will be provided 5 kg of grains per person and 1 kg Chana per family per month for two months
Shelter Government to launch a scheme under PMAY for migrant labour/urban poor to provide ease of living at affordable rent

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Collecting Minor Forest Produce Direction to states 15 states have been advised to undertake procurement of MFP at MSP

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Wage-earners below Rs 15,000 per month in businesses having less than 100 workersNorm relaxationGovernment to pay 24 percent of their monthly wages into their PF accounts for the next three months
Registered under EPFNorm relaxationNon-refundable advance allowed-of 75 percent of the amount or three months of the wages, whichever is lower, from their accounts
AllExtension of EPFExtending the Employees Provident Fund Support for business and organised workers for another 3 months for salary months of June, July and August 2020
Reduction in EPF contributionEPF Contribution to be reduced for Employers and Employees for 3 months to 10% from 12% for all establishments covered by EPFO for the next 3 months

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Taxpayers Deferred payment The last date for filing returns under eight labour laws and 10 central rules for 2019 has been extended till April 30

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Depending on the bank mandateMoratoriumMoratorium on EMI payments on all loans for the next three months (terms depending on bank mandate)

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Safai karamcharis, ward-boys, nurses, ASHA workers, paramedics, technicians, doctors and specialists and other health workers Incentive Accident insurance cover of Rs 50 lakh per health worker

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Postal employeesCompensationCompensation of Rs.10 lakhs to all Postal employees including Gramin Dak Sevaks

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-Service‘YSR Telemedicine’ rolled out to make doctors available online for out-patient services for Covid-19
Deferred paymentCollection of power bills deferred till June 30

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AllAdditional cash transferRs 1000 per family
In-kind transferApril ration of rice and 1 kg of red gram dal will be given free of cost
ServiceHome delivery of the mentioned benefits

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BPL families Additional cash transfer Rs. 1000

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Beneficiaries of existing social security schemes Service Home delivery of pensions

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-SalesThe state government has devised an action plan to purchase paddy through the civil supplies corporation during the Rabi season. Arrangements have been made to purchase paddy at the agricultural fields itself and transport to godowns.
700 procurement centres set up for farmers where jowar, red gram, Bengal gram, maize and turmeric are procured

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Permanent employees with government and private sector establishmentsPaymentFull salaries for the period of lockdown to be provided
Contractual employees with government and private sector establishmentsPaymentFull salaries for the period of lockdown to be provided

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Unorganized workers from other states/ regions staying back Shelter Arrangements for food and shelter to be made
Food Mid-day meal programme extended to stranded migrants
Migrants returning from other states Administration Government is providing logistical support to the local administration in Kolar with respect to facilities and medical personnel for returning migrants stopped and quarantined in Kolar
Transport Once they reach the relief centres, people belonging to AP are to be sent to their native districts by APSRTC buses free of cost
Migrants enroute to other states Food 79 food counters set up along the national highways near check-posts to provide food and water

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- Incentive The government decided to clear all due incentives pending from 2014
Waiver Power demand charges of MSME sector to be waived
Credit A loan of Rs.2.00 Lakhs to Rs.10.00 Lakhs will be provided to MSMEs @ 6% - 8% interest rate plus a processing fee of 0.25 %. The loan shall be repayable in 3 years including moratorium period of 6 months.
Sales All Government entities shall procure at least 25% of their annual requirements of goods and services from the eligible Micro and Small Enterprises.

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Stranded outside state Additional cash transfer Rs. 3500
- Nutrition 2000 kitchen gardens per assembly constituency to be developed for self-sufficiency in basic nutritional needs
- Agriculture 2To develop agriculture farm clusters per assembly constituency with min of 5 Ha land parcel upto 25 Ha or more

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- Additional cash transfer Rs.1000

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Intervention

Registered with BoCW

Additional cash transfer

Rs. 2,000 per month in April and May

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Registered under PM-KISANAdditional cash transferRs.1000

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Unorganized workers from other states/ regions staying back Shelter Arrangements for food and shelter to be made

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In tribal-dominated areasAdditional cash transferRs.1000

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Intervention

MDM scheme beneficiaries

Service

Food provided directly to beneficiaries at home

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Ration cardholdersIn-kind transferRice free of cost
Non-ration cardholdersIn-kind transferProvides 5 kg rice per month per member per family
Additional cash transferRs.1000

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Registered with BoCW and engaged in embankment construction Additional cash transfer Rs.1000

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Migrants stranded in other statesShelterAssistance like food, accommodation, medical support, transportation in coordination with Assam Bhawans and Assam Houses and concerned district administrations
Returning from other statesWorkJob cards and work under MGNREGA to be given to returning migrants
ServiceSkill Development Department to take steps for imparting training to returning workers for upgrading their skills - Sudakhya digital portal set up for the same

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Registered farming families Additional cash transfer Rs.2500 (financial assistance)

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Not covered by NFSA Additional cash transfer Rs.1000

 

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Residents of the state stranded abroadCash transfer

$1000 each to 230 Assamese stranded abroad

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Police personnel and all other frontline officials of departments directly engaged in the fight against Coronavirus Incentive Insurance cover of Rs 50 lakhs

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people undergoing treatment in other states for cancer, kidney and heart ailments during the lockdownCash transferRs.25000 each for 610 people of Assam

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AllFood90 kitchens are being opened in different parts of the state for free food
Eligible for Ration cardServicePeople who do not have ration cards and is entitled to ration cards should definitely be given ration cards at the earliest

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Tested positive for CoViD Medical expenses State government to bear expenses of the treatment of any patient who tests positive for coronavirus in the state
Death due to Corona Compensation Rs. 4 lakh to next of kin

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AllAdditional cash transferRs 1,000 per family
In-kind transferOne month's ration free of cost

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All Additional cash transfer 3 LPG cylinders free under Ujjwala scheme

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Without ration card Additional cash transfer Rs.1000
Urban poor Essential Free distribution of mask among urban poor

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Students receiving scholarship Cash transfer Due scholarship amount of all students (classes 1-12) would be sent to their accounts by March 31

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Beneficiaries of existing social security schemes Cash transfer Pension amount of the next three months to be paid in advance through bank transfers

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- Sales State government to buy agricultural produce from farmers from 30th April

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Daily wage earnersShelterFood and shelter to be provided
MGNREGA workers (with card)WorkWater conservation work, tree plantation work and other rural development work initiated
MGNREGA workers (without job card)ServiceJob cards to be made for these workers (including migrant workers who have returned)

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Migrants stranded in other states Reimbursement Bihar Resident Commissioner in Delhi to coordinate with various state governments and reimburse the cost of their food and stay
Government to reimburse travel fare and provide additional Rs 500 to incoming migrants, such persons to get at least Rs 1,000
Service Mobile application developed to identify genuine migrants in other states
Additional cash transfer Rs.1000
Migrants returning from other states Shelter State-run camps set up for 14-day quarantine
Basic kit Residents are being provided with a basic kit — a set of 21 items including clothes, utensils, combs, etc. (~Rs.1000)
Additional cash transfer Rs. 500 (as ticket fare + cash)
Job 5000 migrants identified to be engaged in different road and bridge projects across the state
Unorganized workers from other states/ regions staying back Food and shelter to be provided

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Need for clarityShelterSchools to be converted to temporary shelter homes for the needy, where food will also be provided
Additional cash transferRs.1000

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Government doctors and health employees Incentive To be paid an incentive equivalent to their one month's basic pay

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- Deferred payment Grace period for paying taxes on vehicles extended until June 30, 2020

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AllSuspended payment

Electricity meter reading / Billing to be stopped till March 31st

Concession

Half Rate On Electricity Rates for two months under the "Half Rate Scheme"

Information‘Kawach’ mobile app which provides real-time information on suspected and confirmed cases in the state, information about the nodal officers and the nearest corona hospitals, details regarding a donation to CM relief funds, feature for ordering home delivery for essential goods.

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All In-kind transfer Rice for two months to be provided in April + Rice for June also to be provided free of charge.
Antyodaya, Annapoorna ration cardholders In-kind transfer Sugar and salt for two months (in addition to rice)
APL ration card holders In-kind transfer SRefined iodized salt to be distributed under PDS to APL families at the rate of Rs 10/kg
PDS beneficiaries who couldn’t avail services in March/ April Service Can receive pending benefits in June

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Those without a ration card for whatever reason In-kind transfer Ration for a month free of cost

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Middle school studentsIn-kind transfer4kg rice and 0.8 kg pulses
Primary school studentsIn-kind transfer6kg rice and 1.2kg pulses
School and college studentsServiceOnline education portal launched for the education of school children and college students (cgschool.in).

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MGNREGA workersPreparation

Keep adequate shelf of works ready to provide employment immediately on demand

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Destitute families identified by the district administration Food Food packets to be distributed
 

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Unorganized workers from other states/regions staying back

Shelter355 relief camps have been set up

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Trucks and buses

Tax waiverOne-month tax of trucks and two-month tax of buses waived off

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AllFoodLunch and dinner to be served free to every person at all Delhi government shelters (224-night shelters, 325 schools, etc.)
ServiceThe government has issued 11 Hunger Helpline numbers that will guide and assist people to the nearest night shelter for availing cooked meal
Suspended paymentThe landlords should not demand rent for one month from students and labourers or evict them.

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All In-kind transfer Free ration with 50% more quantity than normal entitlements

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ICDS beneficiaries Service Anganwadi workers delivering food directly to beneficiaries

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Beneficiaries of existing social security schemes (Widows, differently-abled and elderly) Cash transfer The pension doubled for March

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Registered to BoCW Additional cash transfer Rs.5000
Transport service providers (Auto, E-Rickshaw, RTV and Gramin Seva) Additional cash transfer Rs.5000

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Unorganized workers from other states/regions staying back Shelter Converting schools in the Ghazipur area into night shelters to accommodate migrant workers

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For those who need to be quarantined and are opting for the paid hotel facility Tax cut GST will be waived

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In the event of the death of health care personnel (incl. govt or of Pvt doctor, nurse, sanitation workers) while dealing with COVID casesCompensationRs. 1cr for families of health workers

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Those without a ration cardIn-kind transferCan register to get 5kg ration

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AllFoodFood buses/ vehicles with cooked food run by the government
Students & staffsShut down until May 31stAll Technical Educational Institutions under the purview of Directorate of Technical Education

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All In-kind transfer Food grains for the next three months to be distributed at one time

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Unorganized workers from other states/ regions staying backShelterMigrant shelter homes in each taluk
WorkMigrant workers to be engaged in pre-monsoon work and paid daily wages

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Registered to BoCW Additional cash transfer Rs.4000

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All Deferred payment Extended the electricity bill payment deadline to May 15
Extended the electricity bill payment deadline to May 30 for the month of March-April
High Transmission consumers can now pay their fix charge for the month of May from September 2020 to December 2020
Concession 10% relief for Annual property tax for 2020-21 id paid by 31st July, 2020
Domestic consumers with less than 200 units of consumption per month will get a relaxation of 100 units in their monthly bill
Contract carriage buses and Maxi cab buses Reduced payment Relieved from taxes from April, 2020 to September 2020

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Beneficiaries of MA Amrutam and MAA Vatsalya YojanaHealth

Will undergo free COVID-19 tests during surgery or delivery of a child. The cost for the same will be borne by the state government.

 

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Antyoda and PHH ration cardholders In-kind transfer 3.5 kg wheat, 1.5 kg rice, 1 kg sugar, 1 kg pulses and 1 kg salt for a month free of charge
NFSA and BPL cardholders In-kind transfer 5 kg food grains per person and 1 kg pulses, 1 kg sugar and 1 kg salt per card for April free of cost
Cash transfer NFSA cardholders will get a sum of Rs.1000 as financial aid for the month of April.
Non-NFSA APL cardholders In-kind transfer 10 kg wheat, 3 kg rice, 1 kg sugar and 1 kg pulse-free of cost for April and May.

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AllConcessionConcessional tariff provided that will reduce their electricity bills by 30 percent

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MDM beneficiariesCash transferCash benefits provided in lieu
3-6 years of ageServiceTake home ration provided at home
Beneficiaries of Adarsh Nivasi Shalas, Ashram Shalas and Child Protection homesAdditional cash transferRs. 1500
Beneficiaries of Nivasi Girls SchoolsAdditional cash transferRs. 1500

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Non-BPL women and girls Additional cash transfer Rs. 1000
Women Utkarsh Group Credit Interest Assistance for Women Utkarsh Group to get loan at zero percent rate to encourage women for self-employment

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Beneficiaries of existing social security schemesCash transferFor the month of April to be paid in advance
Aged, helpless and divyang beneficiariesAdditional cash transferRs. 1000 in two instalments

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Living alone in the metropolisFoodProvision of free of cost meals at the doorstep under ‘Vadil Vandana’
Essential commoditiesProvision of necessary items

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Agriculture Concession The tariff for irrigation purposes has been lowered to 80 paise from Rs 1.50 per unit
Dairy Sales Small milk producers, who are not members, can also deposit their milk and milk produces with primary milk cooperative societies
With loans Interest Interest for the period of the moratorium to be borne by the government
Farmers who switch to cow-based farming Additional cash transfer Rs. 900 p.m. and annually Rs. 10,800 will be provided as financial assistance
Beneficiaries of Subhash Palekar Natural Farming method Financial assistance 75% assistance
- Credit Farmers will get loan at 'zero' percent interest rate. 3% interest on crop loan will be paid by Government of India and 4% interest will be paid by Government of Gujarat.
- Financial assistance To strengthen the agricultural economy by preventing post-crop losses due to various natural factors under Mukhya Mantri Pak Sangraha Yojana, farmers will be given assistance of Rs. 30,000 per unit for setting up of small godowns in the fields
- Financial assistance Assistance of Rs.50 thousand to 75 thousand will be provided to farmers to purchase light freight vehicles
Market committees Financial assistance Assistance to market committees to build godowns with a capacity of up to 5000 metric tons for protection of agricultural products during natural calamities

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Workers from other states/ regions staying back In-kind transfer To get food grains under Annabrahma Yojna from April 4, even if they don’t possess ration cards
Shelter Relief Camps Sheds to be built in rural areas across Gujarat for stay and food of migrant workers

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Employees/ daily wage earners Security Owners, management, registered labour contractors of private industrial units, factories, and shop owners to neither terminate the jobs of labourers nor deduct wages
Labourers Additional cash transfer Rs. 1000
Construction workers Travel assistance Assistance in travel expenses to construction workers in Ahmedabad, Surat, Rajkot and Vadodra
Wives of construction workers and female construction workers Pregnancy assistance Rs. 27,500 up to two children
Adivasi labourers without a house Subsidy ₹ 35,000 per beneficiary for building houses in the native places
Small traders, middle class individuals, labours and workers Credit Loans through cooperative banks and credit cooperative societies from Rs 1 lakh to a maximum of Rs 2.50 lakh.
Self employed Service Kits of Manav Garima Scheme will be distributed for the purpose of self-employment
Vegetable vendors operating lorries and the like Essential Will be provided with large sized umbrellas in order to prevent their vegetables, fruits and other produce from getting affected from heat, cold and rains

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Police personnel, sanitation and health workers of the municipalities, revenue and food supplies staff, fair price shop owners approved by Government as well as the Department of Food Civil SuppliesCompensationIf they die in the line of duty due to coronavirus, their kin will get Rs. 25 lakh

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- Concession Will not bill the fixed charge for April & May
MSME Credit Loan up to Rs. one lakh at 2% (two percent per year) interest will be given for three years period without any security from the nearby banks, with no EMI for first six months, while the State Government will par 6% (six per cent) interest
Small shop owners like grocery shops, readymade garment stores, medical stores, etc. Reduced payment Electricity tax has been reduced from 20% to 15% for three months i.e June, July and August, 2020
Industries in Gujarat Industrial Estates Incentive The period of payment of instalments dated 31-03-2020 and 30-06-2020 due to GIDC by the allottees will be extended for six months. No penalty interest or interest on late payment will be charged. Interest on late payment for the remaining period will be charged at a concessional rate of 7%.
Reduced payment New industries are facilitated to pay the cost of land in quarterly instalments. Also, their current interest rate will be reduced from 12% to 10%
Waiver GIDC has decided to waive off interest on Water bills as well as penalty interest for March and April-2020
One time settlement scheme will be implemented for outstanding debts of GIDC industrialists. 50% waiver on interest on late payment and penalty interest will be 100% waived off.
50% amount of interest will be waived off on all the late payments by industrialists of notified area of GIDC.
Plot allotment In the unsaturated estates of GIDC, without charging extra premium for plot allotment, the existing industrialists are allotted more plots for expansion of their industries. Currently 20 percent premium is charged at once.
Reduced payment If the plot has remained closed for more than 2 years, the penalty for non-use of plot will be levied at only 5 per cent per annum instead of 20 per cent.
Administrative ease In order to encourage micro, small and medium industries, online application for allotment of plots up to 3000 square meters by GIDC will not be required to submit to the committee. Evidence-based allotment is now permitted.
Moratorium GIDC will extend the moratorium period for one year for starting use of all such assets in the current financial year
Exemption in penalty Industrialists whose industrial plots’ moratorium period is completed or the plots are open or the production is yet to start can avail exemption in penalty for non-use of plot if they start production by 31-03-2022.
Traders Administrative ease under VAT-GST Act Those who have paid first instalment up to 15th March, 2020 will be given an extension of 3 months under Tax Reconciliation Scheme-2019
Businessmen having annual turnover less than Rs.10 Crore Administrative ease under VAT-GST Act Notice given for the assessment will be withdrawn in case of businessmen having annual turnover less than Rs.10 Crore
- Administrative ease under VAT-GST Act Deadlines and time limit of prohibition orders under VAT and central legal provisions which are ending during the lockdown period will be extended.

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Without shelter and ration card In-kind transfer 5 kg food grains per person and 1 kg pulses,1 kg salt and 1 kg sugar per card under Anna Bhrama Yojana

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Livestock in Gaushalas and PanjrapolsAdditional cash transferRs.25 per day per livestock

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 Life Protection

Providing complete health protection shield to the real Corona Warriors like doctors-paramedics involved in the treatment of people infected with Coronavirus.

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All Deferred payment In case of delay in payment of water or sewerage bills by the due date, no surcharge or interest would be charged till April 15

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All tested positive for CoViD and requiring hospitalization Medical expenses Will be admitted free of cost

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BPL families not registered under MMPSY Additional cash transfer Rs 4,000 per month on a weekly basis starting March 30
Families who have landholding of less than 5 acres and annual income of less than Rs 1.80 lakh and are not getting any financial assistance under any other category (to be verified through SMS based system) Additional cash transfer Rs.1000 per week
Those without ration cards Food Packed ration distributed
Service 'Distress Ration Tokens' are being issued so that after receiving the tokens such families can collect free rations from the designated fair price (ration) shop

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All government school children and those enrolled with anganwadisIn-kind transferDry rations for the period the schools and anganwadis stay closed
Private school studentsSuspended paymentAll types of fee collection have been banned during the lockdown
Government school students (class 1-12)e-learningStudents to be taught through e-learning platforms
Primary school students (Esp. Hindi medium schools)e-learning‘Sampark Baithak' mobile application launched

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Unorganized workers from other states/ regions staying back Shelter 467 camps set up also providing food and other essential commodities (medicines, etc.)
Food Packed ration distributed
Travel Entire cost of trains and buses incurred to send migrant workers home is being borne by the government. Free arrangements are being made by the government to bring them to the railway stations and bus stations.

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Those registered with Haryana BoCW but not registered under MMPSYAdditional cash transferRs 4,500 per month on weekly basis starting March 30 (bank transfer)
Daily wagers, including labourers and street vendors with a bank account (register with the deputy commissioner of the district on the portal established on March 27)Additional cash transferRs 1,000 per week (bank transfer)
MGNREGA workersWork40,000 cattle sheds under the individual category in the MGNREGA scheme for rural poor families has been started

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AllDeferred paymentDue date of all taxes under the Haryana Motor Vehicle Taxation Act would be extended by one month to April 30, 2020
Stage and contract carriage vehiclesExemption

100 per cent exemption from the Motor Vehicle

Taxation for the period they are not allowed to ply in view of the lockdown

Vehicles which become due for renewal/passing from March 15, 2020, to April 30Suspension of penaltyNo penalty would be charged for any delay
Commercial vehicles (auto, motor cab, maxi cab, bus, and truck)WaiverProportionate waiver of Motor vehicle tax for the period from March 15 to May 15, 2020

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With crop loanTenure extensionCrop loans can be repaid by June 30, 2020, instead of April 15, 2020- also with the benefit of interest subvention for this period
Sugarcane farmersRepaymentDues of the farmers of the sugarcane crop to sugar mills to be paid off
AllSalesProduce to be purchased by state government-increase in the number of mandis and purchase centres for the procurement of mustard and wheat

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All health and frontline workers, engaged in curbing the coronavirus spread (from both govt and Pvt hospitals) Incentive Accident insurance of Rs.50 lakh (doctors), Rs.30 lakh (nurses), Rs.20 lakh (paramedics), Rs.10 lakh (others) to be provided
Doctors, nurses, paramedical staff, testing staff, class IV employees, and all those who come in direct contact with COVID-19 patients Incentive Double salary
Media persons accredited/recognized) Registered farmers, arhtiyas, labourers and employees (incl. part-time or contractual) of all procurement agencies engaged in the procurement process in Mandis Incentive Insurance cover of Rs. 10lakh till June 30, 2020
Private health clinics, nursing homes, and dental clinics Incentive To be included under the central government’s special economic package for MSME
Private doctors Treatment costs If found to be Covid positive treatment would be carried out at government expense
Doctors and Paramedical staff treating COVID patients Accommodation Haryana Tourism Corporation is providing free of cost boarding and lodging facilities in their tourist complexes

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Industrialist, Businessmen, and others using big power connections Concession If the consumption of 50 kW unit is 50 percent or less, then the fixed charges of last and the present month will be waived off. Apart from this, High Tension connections larger than 50 kW, the fixed charges up to a maximum limit of Rs 10 thousand will be waived off in these bills. 25% discount will be given to those consumers whose monthly fixed charge is more than Rs 40,000. The remaining 75% amount of fixed charge will be taken in six equal instalments from July to December 2020. This benefit will be given only to those whose consumption is less than 50 percent of the average of January and February month.
Work hour Extension Rules issued under the Factories Act, 1948 increasing the work hours of the labourers to twelve hours until June 30, 2020
Startups working in the Startup Incubator Centre Waiver Would not be charged rent from March 15 to May 15, 2020
MSME benefitting from Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan Service Government has launched a dedicated portal, ‘Haryana Udhyam Sahyog’, to capture the MSME grievances in obtaining loans

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All Service Essential commodities to be home delivered
    Fresh vegetables to reach farmer's farm directly from consumer's door-to-door, "Sabziwale" on snow e-cart app
People residing in Hamirpur Nagar Parishad area and Baguri Service Milk, curd, cheese to be door delivered door-to-door from 7.00 am to 11.00 pm every day.

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All In-kind transfers Ration including flour and rice for two months will be given
Children in the age group of six months to six-year, pregnant and lactating mothers and 11-14 years out of school adolescent girls enrolled in the Anganwadi Centres In-kind transfers Take home ration should be distributed to all enrolled beneficiaries in the AWCs especially migrant labour
NFSA beneficiaries Identifications Upper income limit for identifying BPL households to be raised to ~Rs. 45000
APL cardholders Reduced subsidy Subsidy on pulses, edible oil and sugar to APL families reduced

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Beneficiaries of existing social security schemes - non remote areas Cash transfers Advance payment of three months' pension- Rs.3000
Beneficiaries of existing social security schemes – remote areas Cash transfers Advance payment of six months’ pension
Beneficiaries of existing social security schemes Service Door to door delivery of pensions by the postal department
Beneficiaries of widow or disability pension Additional cash transfer Monthly pension amount raised from Rs.850 to Rs.1000

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Horticulturalists Service Door to door or at least village wise supply of fertilizers, pesticides and other plant protection material

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Registered with the BoCW boardAdditional cash transfersRs. 2000 each for March and April

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Unorganized workers from other states/ regions staying backFood

Panchayats to identify migrant labourers without food and buy rations for them

Stranded in DelhiShelterShelter home provided

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Grade X & XII Service Telecasting the Himachal Door darshan Gyan Shala at DD Shimla from 17th April for class X and XII students so that students can study while staying in their homes.

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ASHA workersIncentiveAn additional incentive of Rs 1000 per month from March to June 2020

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AllDeferred paymentThe date for renewal or extension of registration certificates for licenses, permits and other statutory clearances extended from March 31 to June 30.

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AllIn-kind transfersAdvance ration for the months of April and May to be issued
BPL and AAY BeneficiariesIn-kind transfersDistribution of free ration of 5 kg rice per soul

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Beneficiaries of existing social security schemesCash transferImmediate release of 2 instalments of pensions
Pending applicants-To be covered by social welfare department

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
MDM beneficiaries In-kind transfer One month’s ration for mid-day meals to be issued in advance to all parents of eligible children

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
- Credit Banks requested to honour requests for overdraft

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Daily wage earners Payment Immediate release of one month’s wages
Registered with BoCW Additional cash transfer Rs.1000 per month for three months.
Registered under ESIC scheme Compensation To be extended with relief/compensation including wages through ESIC hospitals/employers
Houseboat workers, shikarawalas registered with tourism department Additional cash transfer Rs. 1000 per month for 3 months
Tourist guides, palkiwalas, poniwalas, pithuwalas working at Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board, Shri Amarnath Ji Shrine Board and different tourism development authorities Additional cash transfer Rs. 1000 per month for 3 months
Street vendors registered with Jammu and Srinagar municipal corporations Additional cash transfer Rs. 1000 per month for 3 months
Registered active flower growers Additional cash transfer Rs. 1000 per month for 3 months

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Self help groups under UMEED Business support To be paid upfront Rs 25,000 and Rs 75,000 later

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
Slum-dwellers and destituteFoodRation packets to be distributed

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Lawyers Benefits Financial relief of Rs One crore to lawyers whose livelihoods have been severely hit due to imposed restrictions

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Registered Deferred payment Levy of fixed component of power charges has been deferred across all the sectors till June 30

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
All Food 356 ‘khichidi’ centres across the state providing food at Rs.5 per plate
CM Kitchen and Community kitchens to be set up across the state
Poor in remote areas (not defined) Food Relief packets of two kg Chuda, half a kg of gram and half a kg of jaggery to be distributed

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
AllIn-kind transfer

Advance distribution of ration for April and May

Families with a pending application for ration cards (identification by district and block officials)In-kind transfer10 kilos of rice at Re1/kilo of rice procured from local market

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Beneficiaries of existing social security schemes Cash transfer Pensions or March and April to be provided simultaneously

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Registered daily workers Payment Full wage payment for the lockdown period

Registered to BoCW

Additional cash transfer

Rs. 1500 (Rs.500 per month for 3 months)

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Unorganized workers from other states/ regions staying back Shelter 624 camps set up; food and other facilities provided
Stranded in other states Service Helpline numbers have been set up
Service Mobile app launched to identify and create a database of migrant labourers to transfer financial assistance
Additional cash transfer Rs. 1000 through DBT (through Chief Minister's Special Assistance Scheme mobile app)
Migrants en route Service Community kitchen will open on the highway for migrant passers every 20km

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
- Food Emergency relief packets are being distributed

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
All In-kind transfer Free ration for the next two months will be given in one go

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
ICDS beneficiariesServiceAnganwadi workers delivering food directly to beneficiaries
Students of private schoolsSuspended paymentSchools do not take fees for online classes

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Beneficiaries of existing social security schemes Cash transfers Two months social security pension to be released in advance

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Workers registered to BoCW Additional cash transfer Rs.1000
MGNREGA workers Payment Two months payment to be released in advance
Streetside vendors, labourers Food Food packets to be provided free of cost
Roadside vendors with loans under Badavara Bandhu Loan waiver 13.20 crore loans under Badavara Bandhu scheme to be waived
Artists and writers working in the field for 10 years Additional cash transfer Rs. 2000
Washermen, barbers, autorickshaw drivers and taxi drivers affected by the lockdown Additional cash transfer Rs. 5000
Handloom weavers Additional cash transfer Rs. 2000
Building workers Additional cash transfer Rs. 3000

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Migrants stranded in other states Reimbursement Bihar Resident Commissioner in Delhi to coordinate with various state governments and reimburse the cost of their food and stay
Migrants returning from other states Shelter State-run camps set up for 14-day quarantine
Unorganized workers from other states/ regions staying back   Food and shelter to be provided

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Urban slum dwellers Food Excess milk from KMF to be distributed in slum areas

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
- Sales Govt. to purchase tur dal (7 quintals per acre up to 20 quintals per farmer) and bengal gram (5 quintals per acre up to 15 quintals per farmer) from farmers under the minimum support price scheme.
Maize farmers Additional cash transfer Rs. 5000

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Anganwadi workers, helpers, pourakarmikas and police personnel Compensation Ex-gratia of Rs 30 lakh in case of death due to Covid
KSRTC drivers and conductors Incentive Insurance coverage for families of KSRTC drivers and conductors if they fall prey to Covid-19 while on duty
ASHA workers Incentive Rs 3,000 to be provided through cooperative institutions

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
MSME industriesDeferred payment

Relief / Incentives given to various categories of consumers for the month of April, May and June.

 

Fixed / Demand charged payable shall be deferred until 30th June

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
Registered under Factories act 1948Exemption

Max worker daily hours raised to 10 hours and weekly hours to 60 hours from 22-05-2020 to 21-08-2020

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
AllDeferred paymentOne month relaxation in bill payment deadline for electricity-water utilities
FoodThe state government’s plans to launch restaurants will be fast-tracked and meals will be offered at Rs 20 instead of Rs 25
1213 community kitchens set up by local governments to provide food to those unable to cook
ServiceDoorstep delivery of essential commodities
Doorstep cash delivery through postmen
Non-ration cardholdersServiceRation cards to be provided on an urgent basis

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Patients Service Decentralized group of volunteers to be set up to provide food and medical support for COVID-19 patients
Quarantined Essential commodities Home delivered essential commodity kit worth Rs. 1000

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Ration card holders-AAY In-kind transfer Continue to receive 30kg rice and 5kg wheat
Essential items kit (sugar, salt, oil, tea leaves, soochi, etc.) distributed free of cost
Additional cash transfer Rs. 1000
Ration card holders-Pink In-kind transfer 5kg (per person) of Rs2 cereal for free
Essential items kit (sugar, salt, oil, tea leaves, soochi, etc.) distributed free of cost
Additional cash transfer Rs. 1000
Ration card holders-Blue and white In-kind transfer Minimum of 15kg of Rs2 cereal per card
Essential items kit (sugar, salt, oil, tea leaves, soochi, etc.) distributed free of cost
AAY & Priority cardholders In-kind transfer Free rice distribution under Prime Minister Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana (PMGKAY) will begin on April 20

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
- Deferred repayment The state has also suspended debt collection by chit funds and other non-banking institutions, as well as punitive actions by the banks, all auctions including that of gold pledged in financial establishments

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
All Suspended payment Fee payment in educational institutions has been suspended
ICDS beneficiaries Service Anganwadi workers delivering food directly to beneficiaries
Beneficiaries of ‘Mittayi’ scheme Service Direct delivery of insulin
Students without a TV in the house Service Regional cooperative societies to provide TVs

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Beneficiaries of existing social security schemes (agriculture labour pension, IGNOAPS, IGNDPS, IGNWPS, pension to unmarried women above 50 years) Cash transfer Social welfare pension due in April, will be distributed in March
Those who do not receive social pensions Additional cash transfer Rs 1000
Registered to Pravasi welfare fund Additional cash transfer Rs. 1000
Registered to Pravasi welfare fund and found to be Covid positive Additional cash transfer Rs.10000

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
Autorickshaw driversTax cutsFitness charge relaxation for autos
Taxi driversTax cutsFitness charge relaxation for taxis
Working under MGNREGAPaymentMGNREGA payments for April and May to be distributed
Lottery sellersAdditional cash transferRs 1000
EssentialSanitizer, mask to be distributed
Daily wage workers in government officesPaymentFull salary to be paid
Contract workers in government officesPaymentFull salary to be paid
Registered to BoCWAdditional cash transferRs. 1000 (if completed 2 years of registration)
Additional cash transferRs.2000 (if dependents of workers are affected by chronic illness)
Registered to shops and commercial establishments welfare boardAdditional cash transferRs. 1000 (for self-employed in Thiruvananthapuram and members providing essential services during lockdown)
Additional cash transfer

Rs.10000 (for members if found COVID-19 positive)

Rs. 5000 (members in isolation at home or hospitals)

Registered to khadi welfare boardAdditional cash transferRs.1000
Registered to weaver welfare boardAdditional cash transferRs. 1000 + Rs. 1000
Registered to headload worker welfare boardAdditional cash transfersRs. 5000
CreditAn interest-free loan of Rs. 5000
Registered to tailoring worker welfare boardAdditional cash transferRs. 1000
Registered to cooperative workers welfare boardCredit90% of the amount paid or Rs.7500 (whichever is lower)
FishermenAdditional cash transferRs. 2000 per family (post-registration in FIMS)
Registered to labour welfare board (and not in sectors providing complete payments and those who haven’t received benefits under other schemes)Additional cash transferRs 1000

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Unorganized workers from other states/ regions staying back Shelter 4,603 relief camps set up (food, masks, soaps, sanitisers to be made available)
Service Information about workers will be collected and ID cards will be provided
Insurance Based on ID cards insurance cover of 2 lakhs to be provided

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Expatriates in countries with a substantial number of Keralites Service 5 COVID helpline desks for expatriates- online medical services also made available
Can now register on the NORKA platform to return home
NRIs stranded in Kerala due to COVID-19 Additional cash transfer (conditional) Rs. 5000
Expatriates who returned Service Portal launched to collect info of returnees to find jobs/ start enterprises

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
- Shelter 35 relief camps set up (food, masks, soaps, sanitisers to be made available)

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
Those in orphanages, old age homes, monasteriesIn-kind transfer

Those that earlier had a quota for 15kg per person, will be given the ration for free.

 

Those that did not receive such rations earlier will get 5kg ration free of cost- a kit for 4 inhabitants.

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Those with outstanding taxes for four years or more Incentive Provisions for one-time settlement
Contract carriage vehicles Tax cut 20% tax cut for the quarter beginning from April
Stage carriage vehicles Tax cut 30% tax cut for the quarter beginning from April
Those with temporary registration or those who applied for registration Exemption Exemption from tax rise due from April

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Cinema hall owners Tax cuts Entertainment taxes reduced for cinema halls

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Kudumbashree units Credit Facilitate loans through Kudumbashree in the nature of a consumer loan to those impacted by COVID-19

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
ASHA workers Incentive Extra incentive of Rs. 1000 per month

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
- In-kind transfer A month’s ration to be provided free of cost

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Baiga, Sahariya and Bhariya families Additional cash transfer Rs.2000

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Between 3-6 years of age Food SHGs to provide ready to eat meals on a weekly basis
MDM beneficiaries Cash transfer Benefit transferred to parents’ bank account
 

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
Beneficiaries of existing social security schemesCash transfer

Advance payment of pension for two months

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Registered to Sannirman Karmkaar Mandal Additional cash transfer Rs.1000
Workers in industrial units Consent Legal consent was necessary before workers are asked to work overtime
Increased payment Overtime wages to be double the normal wages
Security Notice period before retrenchment increased from one month to three months

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Homeless; poor; stranded migrant workers Shelter; food Food packets will be distributed at Rain baseras (night shelter homes)

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Industrial units Increased work time Industrial units permitted to increase shifts from eight to 12 hours per day
Factories required to keep 61 registers and file 13 returns Relaxation Allowed to keep one register and file one return

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
-Insurance15 lakh farmers of the state will receive a total Rs. 2990 crore against crop insurance through the bank account
-SalesArrangements made for wheat to be procured at MSP

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
Stranded in other statesAdditional cash transferRs. 1000
Unorganized workers from other states staying backAdditional cash transferRs. 1000

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
AllFoodThe number of 'Shiv Thali' subsidised meal scheme increased to 100,000 plates per day at reduced rates (₹5 from ₹10)- Shiv Bhojan centres at tehsil level offering subsidized lunch for the next 3 months
Concession5 percent reduction in tariff for electricity for the residential consumers
InsuranceFree health insurance (Mahatma Jyotiba Phule Jan Arogya Yojana) to all citizens

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Tested positive for CoViD Heath expenses Free treatment. Payment according to Ayushman Bharat norms

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
 In-kind transferOne month ration to be provided free of cost
Orange ration cardholdersSubsidized ration3 kg wheat and 2 kg rice at Rs 8 per kg and Rs 12 per kg in May and June

 

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
Primary and upper primary school studentsCash transferCost of MDM to be deposited in the accounts of students
Beneficiaries of Bharat Ratna Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Amrut Aahar YojanaServiceFood provided at home

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Unorganized workers from other states/ regions staying back Shelter 262 relief camps set up
Workers coming back and workers leaving Travel Travel expenses to be borne by government

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Beneficiaries of Bharat Ratna Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Amrut Aahar Yojana Service Food provided at home

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
Registered to BoCWAdditional cash transferRs. 2000

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Stranded outside state Additional cash transfer Rs. 2000

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Essential commodities Permission Notified shops dealing in essential goods, courier services for essential goods, E-Commerce operations in essential goods and Common Service Centres are permitted to open in the State except in Shillong Urban Agglomeration and Mylliem Block of East Khasi Hills District with effect from 24th April 2020.
Senior Citizens Exemption on travel Exempting senior citizens who are above the age of 60 years from obtaining vehicle pass and curfew pass. The senior citizen should carry their valid photo ID card along with them as proof of age while they travel

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
Registered with BoCWAdditional cash transferRs 1000 per worker per week from 23rd March to 29th March
Workers/employeesPaymentTo be paid full salary/wages for the period of lockdown
Domestic workersSecurityEmployers instructed to refrain from the eviction of domestic workers during the lockdown period
Daily wage earnersServiceHeadmen and leaders of traditional institutions, labour unions, workers union, NGOs requested to assist and facilitate filling up of account opening forms by the daily wage earners
Additional cash transferRs 700 per week under the Chief Minister’s Relief Against Wage Loss scheme

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
-Digital applicationMobile application developed by the ICT Department to disseminate information about the pandemic recently integrated mPASS

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Unorganized workers from other states/ regions staying back Shelter Arrangements for food and shelter to be made

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Registered to BoCW In-kind transfer One month’s supply of rice (as per norms of BPL, AAY) free of cost
Registered to BoCW before Dec 2019 Additional cash transfer Rs. 3000
BPL, AAY beneficiaries but not registered with BoCW In-kind transfer One month’s supply of rice (as per norms of BPL, AAY) free of cost

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Starting with Class 10 students Home-schooling Home lessons will be telecast daily from Monday to Saturday on Doordarshan Kendra Aizawl

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
-InsuranceA lump sum compensation of 20.00 lakh shall be payable to the families of government employees not governed by Central Civil Services (Pension) Rules, 1972 who die due to Covid-19 contracted during performance of duties.

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
Essential commodityFinancial assistanceRs. 25000 financial assistance to registered home delivery firms delivering essential commodities

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
-Financial AidEx Gratia grant of Rs. 10 lakh for fatalities to frontline workers due to COVID19

 

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Tested positive for CoViD Medical expenses Free of cost treatment to all Covid-19 patients admitted to in the newly built dedicated Covid-19 hospitals in the State

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
AllAdditional cash transferRs 1,000
Ration card holdersIn-kind transfer

3 months ration to be distributed between April 1st and 15th May

Ration card holders in urban areasServiceHome delivery of rations

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
- Additional cash transfer Rs 1,000

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
- Service Eggs to be distributed to households every week; Doorstep deliveries of Take Home Ration (THR) and ration for Hot Cooked Meal (HCR) from 1st April to 30th April by AWCs

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
- Service Dry ration entitlement to be provided

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
MDM beneficiariesIn-kind transfer

MDM dry ration for 90 days (in addition to NFSA entitlement) to be provided in one go through FPS

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Beneficiaries of existing social security schemes Cash transfer Pension for three months will be paid in advance
Pensioners in urban areas Service Home delivery of pension

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
Stranded labourersMovementPermitting stranded labourers to travel within State for work

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Registered to BoCW Additional cash transfer Rs. 1500

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
Unorganized workers from other states/ regions staying backShelter

250 camps set up where food and in some cases healthcare provided

Unorganized workers in other statesAdministrativeResponse team (12 senior officials) constituted. The officials are coordinating relief activities with counterparts in other states
Service20-line call centre has been made operational round the clock

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Doctors, medical and paramedical staff Payment Four months’ advance salary to be transferred

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
Employees who are on COVID-19 dutyFinancial coverageAnnouncement of Rs. 50 lakh coverage for employees who are on COVID 19 duty

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
All Additional cash transfer Rs 2000 to be transferred to each family, through DBT system

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Unorganized workers from other states/ regions staying back Shelter Shelter with food, bedding and other essentials provided

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Urban areas Shelter Shelter with food, bedding and other essentials provided

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
AllDeferred paymentDefer the due date of making payment of water and sewerage bills by one month in all Municipal Corporations and Councils
ServiceDial 112 helpline has also been launched for doorstep delivery of food, medicines and essential commodities
Deferred and reduced paymentReduction in fixed charges for electricity consumers, along with deferment of the deadline for payment of bills
Incentive1% rebate will be given to the consumers (exclusive of any previous arrears) who will pay electricity bills online through digital modes by the original due date
ServiceCan order essential commodities to retailers through WhatsApp with the items needed and address. Can pay by post or cash on delivery
HelplineAny person, woman, child, senior citizen are suffering from domestic violence during the ongoing curfew/lockdown, then they can contact at toll-free number 1968, and assured timely support to them
WomenService

Free distribution of 20,000 sanitary pads to ensure menstrual hygiene underway in Sangrur

Children, Pregnant women and Lactating mothersService

Department of women and child development delivers dry rations to children, pregnant ladies and lactating mothers

 

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Paying property tax Tax cut Extended the amnesty scheme on property tax till May 31, 2020

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
MDM beneficiaries- primary school students In-kind transfer 100gm of wheat and rice to be provided at home in sealed packets (from Mar 23-Apr 15)
Additional cash transfer Cooking cost (Rs.4.48 per day) of mid-day-meal to be transferred
MDM beneficiaries- upper primary school students In-kind transfer 150gm of wheat and rice to be provided at home in sealed packets (from Mar 23-Apr 15)
Additional cash transfer Cooking cost (Rs.6.71 per day) of mid-day-meal to be transferred
Private school students Suspended payment No fees to be collected from students
Students of technical education universities Service Online classes to be conducted
Meritorious schools Admission extension Punjab Government extends registration date for admission to meritorious schools Education Board has also changed the eligibility criteria for applicants from June 5, at 9 am and will be closed on June 15, 2020 at 5pm
Associated schools Extension Punjab government provides one-year extension to associated schools. Schools to ensure safety of students; will have to fulfil criteria before December 31, 2020 to continue classes

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
Registered to BoCWAdditional cash transferTwo instalments of Rs. 3000 each
Daily wagers and unorganized labourersIn-kind transferPackets of 10 kg of flour, 2 kg of pulses and 2 kg of sugar distributed door-to-door
LabourersSecurityStrict action to be taken against people not paying salary to labour or terminating their services
MGNREGA workersPaymentAll pending ages cleared

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
Unorganized workers from other states/ regions staying backIn-kind transferPackets of 10 kg of flour, 2 kg of pulses and 2 kg of sugar distributed door-to-door
ShelterSchool buildings to be opened out for accommodation
WorkIndustries, brick kilns allowed to operate if migrants can be accommodated safely and be provided food
Migrants from other states residing in PunjabServiceOnline portal for the registration of migrant workers who are interested in returning to their home states

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
-SalesGovernment to buy produce from farmers
-Do’s & Don’t’s

Issued advisory for safe farming practices during harvesting

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Needs clarity Health Free food and medicines to the needy in the state

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
Medium Supply (MS) and Large Supply (LS) Industrial ConsumersReduced paymentThe fixed charges of the industrial consumers will also be exempted for the next two months, w.e.f 23.3.2020, and Energy Charges may be fixed commensurate with the reduction in Fixed Charges (single rate).
Salary The industrial units and institutions have been asked to pay salaries to their personnel and labourers through transactions on digital platforms without deduction of the lockdown period.
RelaxationThe industry should take full advantage of relaxations given by Punjab govt: chairman Amarjit Singh tikka; Urges them to follow all directions of Punjab govt & health department; Assures that industrialists would not face any problems.

Capt. Amarinder directs industries dept & DCS to give approval & curfew passes for reopening to eligible industry within 12 hours.

 

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
Police personnel, sanitation workersIncentiveHealth insurance cover of Rs 50 lakhs
Police, Health and other administration officials who don't wish to go homeAccommodationPCA, Purab premium apartments to furnish flats/rooms for frontline fighters against coronavirus not wishing to go home

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Contractual workers in School education department Extension Punjab Government extends one year tenure of contractual workers in school education department

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
All Service Home delivery of ration and essential commodities
Deferred payment Electricity and water bills for March and April can be paid in May
Incentive 5% discount in the next electricity bill for agriculture and domestic category consumers if they pay by May 31, 2020

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
AllIn-kind transferDistribution of quota of three months and the process is going on to distribute the 15 kg wheat and 3 kg of pulses per person for three months.  This is in addition to wheat and pulses being distributed together for six months under the National Food Security Act, 2013.
BPL familiesAdditional cash transferRs. 1000
Ration cardholdersIn-kind transfer1kg channa dal at free of cost
NFSA BeneficiariesIn-kind transferFree wheat disbursement for the months of April, June and July.

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
All Deferred payment Deferred fixed charges on electricity connections in proportion to the lockdown period till May 31, 2020, for March and April bills
Relief in payment of electricity until June 30

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
- Seeds Millet seeds to provided for free for Kharif 2020
ST farmers Seeds Maize seeds to provided for free for Kharif 2020
- Payment relief Relief in payment of electricity until June 30

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Beneficiaries of existing social security schemes Cash transfer Two month’s pensions to be released

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Registered to BoCW Additional cash transfer Rs.1000
Registered street vendors Additional cash transfer Rs.1000

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
Not included in the NFSA listIn-kind transfer

5 kg atta, 1/2 cooking oil, 1/2 kg salt, 1kg dal, 1kg rice free of cost

Poor and deprived familiesAdditional cash transferRs.1500

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Families without a government job In-kind transfer Provision of rice, pulses, cooking oil, salt, potatoes and onions
Sikkim people stranded Movement Online registration system to facilitate return of people of Sikkim stranded

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
Labourers working in all pharma companiesPaymentThe daily wage of Rs. 300

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Including police personnel, health department workers, truck drivers, safai karmacharis Additional cash transfer Rs.3000
Incentive Insurance provided
 

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Standard one to eights In-kind transfer Providing food grains (rice) to meet the nutritional requirements for students of standard one to eight under the Mid-Day Meal (MDM) Scheme
All Fee extension Advisory issued by Education Department to all private schools to give extension for paying fees and waving of certain charges like library and games.

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
Farmers in the field of Agriculture, Horticulture, Animal Husbandry and allied sectors corresponding with the variety of loans catering to different needs by the banks with regard to Dairy, Poultry, Piggery, Fisheries, Kishan Credit Card (KCC), Mudra Loan etcLoanProvision to release subsidised loan to the farmers of Sikkim

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
All Food Food will be supplied through Amma Canteens
District collectors to create common kitchens to cook food and distribute it to the destitute
Chennai Health Door to door health check-ups (medication provided if needed)
Service Door-step delivery of fruits and vegetables through web-platform ‘Ethottam’
Tamilians staying abroad Returning to Tamil Nadu Online registration facility has been created to obtain information about Tamils who want to return to Tamil Nadu from abroad
Red-zone free districts Movement No e-pass needed for local movement within distritcs

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
AllAdditional Cash transfer₹1000
In-kind transferFree rice, dal, cooking oil and sugar
Subsidized rationEssential food commodities can be available from fair price shops for Rs.500
CardholdersIn-kind transferThe token issue for free essential commodities for the month of May 2020 for the Family Cardholders

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
Members of BoCWAdditional cash transfer₹1000
In-kind transfer15 kg of rice, 1 kg of dal and 1 kg of cooking oil
Members of autorickshaw drivers welfare boardAdditional cash transfer₹1000
In-kind transfer15 kg of rice, 1 kg of dal and 1 kg of cooking oil
Working under MGNREGAAdditional cash transferTwo-day special salary
Platform vendors registered with the governmentAdditional cash transfer₹1000
Non-registered members of the Tamil Nadu Handlooms and Handloom Silk Weavers Welfare BoardCash transferTwo instalments of Rs.1000

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
Unorganized workers from other states/ regions staying backIn-kind transfer15 kg of rice, 1 kg of dal and 1 kg of cooking oil
ShelterDistrict collectors to ensure that the employees from other states get proper food and accommodation
Deferred paymentHouse owners have been asked to suspend rent collection for 2 months

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
- Service Helpline in all districts to support farmers in case they are facing difficulty in sales

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
Tiller manufacturing companiesCreditTiller manufacturing companies who plan to collect directly from the farm and distribute fruits and vegetables get loan up to 10 lakhs

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Who depends on Anganwadis Service Food will be distributed directly to them in their homes

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
- In-kind transfer 12kg rice, 1kg Dal, 1litre cooking oil per head

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
TN Cine welfare boardCash assistanceRelief Assistance to members of TN Cine Workers Welfare Board
ResumptionPost production related works can be resumed from May 11.
Match factory workersCash assistanceRelief assistance to Match Factory workers affected due to COVID-19
-Cash transfer

Fishermen, transgenders, fireworks manufacturers, staffs working in the film industry + 14 other categories of employers to receive cash of Rs.1000/- per head.

 

Government employees at retirement periodExtension of the retirement period

Increase in the age of retirement of government employees from 58 to 59

 

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Education fee Deferred Payment No private educational institutions should insist on students or their parents to pay their educational fee
Disabled students attending public examination service Transport arrangement for the Students with Disabilities to attend the Public Examination

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
Property holdersRent defermentDeferment of collection of rentals for a period of 3 months w.e.f March 2020 for properties leased for residential purposes

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
White card holder Additional cash transfer Rs.1500 to be given to each white cardholder towards the purchase of edible oil, dal, vegetables and other essentials
In-kind transfer 12kg rice per person to be transferred

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Unorganized workers from other states/ regions staying back Additional cash transfer Rs 500 cash
In-kind transfer 12kg rice per person to be transferred

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
- Sales Government to procure entire produce of farmers

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
- Food Free meals to be provided through 150 Annapurna centres in Hyderabad

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Contract and Outsourced staff members of the Medical and Health department Incentive 10% of their gross salary/ remuneration
Regular and outsourced Sanitation Employees/ personnel of GHMC Incentive Rs.7500
Regular and outsourced Water Supply Linemen and Sewerage Workers of HMWS & SB Incentive Rs.7500
Regular and outsourced Sanitation Employees/ personnel of all Municipal Corporations and Municipalities other than GHMC Incentive Rs.5000
Regular and outsourced Sanitary cum Multi-Purpose Workers of Gram Panchayats Incentive Rs.5000
Police personnel Full payment Payment of full salary to the police personnel working in Vigilance& Enforcement who are deputed for Bondobast duties
Building & construction workers in GHMC Free Meal Providing Annapurna meals for free

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
AllServiceEssential commodities will be delivered to doorstep (10000 vehicles identified for the same)
Food527 community kitchens set up
Deferred paymentPayment deadline for electricity bills generated between March 1 and April 14 extended to April 30 with no surcharge on repayment and 1% rebate on payment made on the due date
Those who don’t fall under state schemes and whose livelihood has been affectedAdditional cash transferRs.1000

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Beneficiaries of existing social security schemes Cash transfer Two month’s (April, May) pensions to be released

CriteriaIntervention typeIntervention
Registered with BoCWAdditional cash transferRs.1000
In-kind transferOne month stock of food grains to be provided free of cost
Self employed cart owners, small shop owners and rikshaw pullersAdditional cash transferRs.1000
ServiceImmediate measures to get ration cards made if they don’t have one
Antyodaya workersIn-kind transferOne month stock of food grains (20kg wheat, 15kg rice) to be provided free of cost
Small wage earnersIn-kind transferOne month stock of food grains (20kg wheat, 15kg rice) to be provided free of cost
MGNREGA card holdersIn-kind transferOne month stock of food grains (20kg wheat, 15kg rice) to be provided free of cost
Daily wage earnersServiceImmediate measures to get ration cards made if they don’t have one
Additional cash transferRs. 1000

Criteria Intervention type Intervention
Migrants returning from other states Shelter State run camps set up for 14 day quarantine
Incoming migrants food/ration card Incoming migrant workers to be provided ration cards in a phased manner; food grains will be provided even if ration card not available

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- Sales Procurement of mustard, gram, masoor at MSP

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- Reduced payment UPPCL will not levy fixed charges on the industrial and commercial connections for March and April

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- Deferred payment Power connections not to be terminated for failure to pay bill till 30 June

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Registered labourers Additional cash transfers Rs.1000

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With loans in cooperative banks Moratorium Three-month moratorium on repayment of loans to cooperative banks

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- Service Essentials to be delivered at the doorsteps

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In the event of the death of frontline workersCompensationRs. 10 lakh for families of health workers

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Those receiving subsidized rice at Rs.2/kg and wheat at Rs.3/kg In-kind transfer Rice and wheat to be provided free of cost till September (max 5kg per month)

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Doctors, nurses and health workers and other helping tackle the crisis (both government and private)IncentiveSpecial leave provision to be provided which may be availed after Durga pooja
Health insurance of care workers to be topped by another 5 lakh to 10 lakh

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Students of class 9-12 of state-run schoolsServiceOne week-long virtual classroom for students

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Need for clarity Shelter Temporary shelters to be provided along with food

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Unorganized workers from other states/ regions staying backShelterTemporary shelters to be provided along with food
Stranded in other statesAdditional cash transferRs. 1000