Business Budget 2020: MSEs' pending dues with corporates at Rs70,000 crore, want Sitharaman to address the issue Updated : January 30, 2020 09:33 PM IST Nearly Rs 70,000 crore payments of these companies are pending with the large corporates. This payments crisis has arisen despite assurances from Sitharaman in August last year that payments must be released within 45 days. While Mudra scheme has seen some success, funds raised under this scheme makes SMEs ineligible for other schemes. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.