scorecardresearchIndian states step up relief measures for households battling inflation: Report

Indian states step up relief measures for households battling inflation: Report

Updated: 14 Sep 2022, 10:39 AM IST
TL;DR.
The Southern Indian State of Kerala distributed a package of free food items costing about 450 rupees ($5.70) each to over 8 million families during the Onam festival earlier this month.
To combat inflation, at least 10 Indian states have announced over  <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>1 trillion, mainly in cash transfers and electricity subsidies for households.

To combat inflation, at least 10 Indian states have announced over 1 trillion, mainly in cash transfers and electricity subsidies for households.