Q.3 Covid and its associated restrictions have been a perfect storm for the informally employed. Suggest the provisions that could be made in the next Budget to insure the most vulnerable against such shocks? (10 Marks)

Mentor’s comment- https://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/naushad-forbes-writes-indian-economy-budget-gst-budget-deficit-7730640/ In the body, mention how Covid hit the informal sector and those employed there disproportionately. In the body, mention the provision to create jobs for unskilled by spending on infrastructure, the National Infrastructure Pipeline can play important role in this regard, focus on skill development and investment in education etc. Conclude by … Continue reading Q.3 Covid and its associated restrictions have been a perfect storm for the informally employed. Suggest the provisions that could be made in the next Budget to insure the most vulnerable against such shocks? (10 Marks)