July 14, 2024

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Govt keen to speed up stake sale in four PSU banks this fiscal: Report

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s place of work has questioned officers to speed up the procedure of trimming governing administration stakes in at the very least four largely condition-owned financial institutions in the current fiscal yr, in accordance to two officers familiar with the discussions.

The sources stated the four creditors are Punjab & Sind Bank, Bank of Maharashtra, UCO Bank and IDBI Bank, in which the governing administration owns greater part stakes by way of direct and oblique holdings.

New Delhi needs to overhaul the banking sector and is also pushing the privatisation of financial institutions and other condition-run organizations to enable raise cash for budgeted shelling out amid a tumble in tax collections owing to the financial downturn caused by the pandemic.

The Prime Minister’s Business office wrote a letter to India’s