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Relief package may not be enough if Covid-19 crisis worsens, say businessmen and experts

Economists question the government’s decision to ask landlords to provide a month's rent exemption to informal sector workers, who live in small houses that are not usually registered for rental tax. Relief package may not be enough if Covid-19 crisis worsens, say businessmen and experts
Local units will collect the family details of daily wage workers before issuing them the government assistance. Beeju Maharjan/TKP
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Prithvi Man Shrestha
Published at : March 31, 2020
Updated at : March 31, 2020 19:50
Kathmandu

Prithvi Man Shrestha

Prithvi Man Shrestha is a political reporter for The Kathmandu Post, covering the governance-related issues including corruption and irregularities in the government machinery. Before joining The Kathmandu Post in 2009, he worked at nepalnews.com and Rising Nepal primarily covering the issues of political and economic affairs for three years.


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