Watch: FM Nirmala Sitharaman presser live here

Watch: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presser live here

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will be addressing a press conference today (May 13, 2020) at 4 pm at National Media Centre. The finance minister will unveil the details of the Rs 20 lakh crore economic stimulus package that was announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on May 12. 

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While addressing the nation, PM Modi said that the finance minister would give the details of the economic package, announced to lift economy that has been hit die to COVID-19 pandemic, starting Wednesday. 

In his address, PM spoke about being self-reliant in the 21st century and the COVID-19 crisis must be turned into an opportunity.  

"When the crisis started then not even a single PPE kit was manufactured in India, only a few N95 masks were available. Today 2 Lakh PPE kits and 2 lakh N95 masks are manufactured in India," PM Modi said.

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