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The fiscal math behind Congress' minimum income guarantee scheme 'NYAY'

Updated : April 03, 2019 09:17 AM IST

Under the scheme, the bottom 20 percent of households in the country will receive an unconditional transfer of Rs 6,000 per month on top of all entitlements and schemes they are availing currently.
Predictably, the scheme has been supported by those on the left as an important social intervention to reduce inequality and criticised by those on the right.
The fiscal math behind Congress' minimum income guarantee scheme 'NYAY'
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