Finance Moody’s says PSBs need Rs 1.9-2.1 lk cr of capital buffers to combat COVID-19 Updated : August 21, 2020 12:32 PM IST Moody's said a sharp slowdown in India’s economic growth made worse by the coronavirus outbreak will hurt public sector banks. This, as per Moody’s, will significantly deplete their capital buffers, and government support may be required to plug the shortfall. 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.