Poket News

Japan commits ₹2,113 cr support for Covid relief efforts


  • The Govt of Japan has committed Official Development Assistance loan of 30 billion Japanese Yen which is approximately 2,113 crore rupees for a programme loan to support India's efforts at providing social assistance to the poor and vulnerable households, severely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • The notes were exchanged between the Additional Secretary in the Department of Economic Affairs Dr. C. S. Mohapatra and Ambassador of Japan to India Mr. Suzuki Satoshi for COVID-19 Crisis Response Support Loan for Social Protection.