RBI issues Statement on Developmental and Regulatory Policies to combat Covid 19

The Reserve Bank of India vide Press Release dated 27 March, 2020 has issued Statement on Developmental and Regulatory Policies to ensure adequate liquidity to all constituents so that COVID-19 related liquidity constraints are eased.

SEBI further relaxes LODR compliances due to COVID 19 Pandemic

SEBI vide circular dated 26th March, 2020 further relaxed timelines for compliances under SEBI (LODR) Regulations, 2015, due to the COVID 19 Pandemic. Publishing of information regarding board meetings and financial results have been exempted …

Relaxation in compliances for certain provisions of SAST regulations, 2011 due to COVID 19 Pandemic

Securities Exchange Board of India vide circular dated 27th March 2020, has relaxed certain provisions of SEBI (Substantial Acquisition of Shares and Takeovers) Regulations, 2011 (SAST Regulations). The provisions have been relaxed due to COVID …

Work from home for all Private Sector Offices in Delhi as notified by Department of Health and Family Welfare, Delhi

The Department of Health and Family Welfare, Delhi issued a notice stipulating that all Private Sector Offices are to practice Work From Home till 31st March 2020. Another order was issued for close down of …

The Ministry of Labour advises employers not to terminate the employees or reduce wages on the pretext of COVID-19 outbreak

The Ministry of Labour and Employment vide notification dated 23rd March 2020 has issued an advisory to the employers of public and private establishments to not terminate the employees/workers or reduce their wages, particularly of …

Health Ministry allows doorstep delivery of drugs.

The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare vide its notification dated 26th March 2020 has allowed doorstep delivery of essential medicines as part of an effort to restrict people’s movement further. The licensed dealers can …

Highlights of Government Relief package to combat impact of COVID-19 lockdown

The Finance Minister, Mrs Nirmala Sitharaman, announced a financial relief package of Rs 1.70 Lakh Crores on 26th March 2020. The packaged focused on poor, daily wage earners, unorganized sector workers etc. who will be …

Government of Mizoram notifies The Mizoram Epidemic Diseases extent and (COVID 19) Regulations, 2020

The Mizoram Epidemic Diseases (COVID 19) Regulations, 2020 has been laid down by the Government of Mizoram for prevention of COVID 19. These regulations shall be effective immediately. The regulations stipulate that any person found …

The Ministry of Corporate Affairs relaxes compliance burden under the companies/LLP Act

The Ministry of Corporate Affairs vide its circular dated 24th March 2020 has implemented several relief measures, especially on statutory and regulatory compliance matters related to several sectors, in the context of outbreak of pandemic …

Government of Bihar issues Regulations to Hospitals to Combat COVID 19

The Government of Bihar vide notification dated 17th March 2020, has issued The Bihar Epidemic Disease, COVID-19 Regulations, 2020. The Regulations are effective for one year from the date of publication and have been introduced …