Chhattisgarh: Artisans in Raipur say orders for effigies ahead of Dussehra is low this year due to COVID19. An artisan says, "A 20-feet effigy used to fetch Rs 10,000. This yr we've made 10-feet effigies, buyers aren't willing to pay more than Rs 4,000 for a piece." (24.10.2020)
Govt transfersRs 6,000 crore as first tranche of GST compensation under special borrowing window.
"We are seeing an increased demand for larger homes in the price segment of Rs 1.5 crore and above. This is largely in completed projects. In one of our projects, which has units with value upwards of Rs 2 crore, we have seen a huge uptick. "
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McConnell called off the Senate next week because of Covid. But Lindsey tasked with continuing to ram through extreme SCOTUS nominee on Monday. Now the Rs on committee refusing to test for the virus. What does that tell you about their desire to protect others? To protect you?