(The Gist of PIB) Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme
(THE GIST OF PIB) Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme
Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme
On account of the disruptions to businesses across various sectors of the economy, Government has further enlarged the scope of Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme as under.
ECLGS 4.0: 100% guarantee cover to loans up to Rs.2 crore to hospitals/nursing homes/clinics/medical colleges for setting up on-site oxygen generation plants, interest rate capped at 7.5%;
Additional ECLGS assistance of upto 10% of the outstanding as on February 29, 2020 to borrowers covered under ECLGS 1.0, in tandem with restructuring as per RBI guidelines of May 05, 2021;
Current ceiling of Rs. 500 Cr. of loan outstanding for eligibility under ECLGS 3.0 to be removed, subject to maximum additional ECLGS assistance to each borrower being limited to 40% or Rs.200 crore, whichever is lower;
Civil Aviation sector to be eligible under ECLGS 3.0
Validity of ECLGS extended to 30.09.2021 or till guarantees for an amount of Rs.3 lakh crore are issued. Disbursement under the scheme permitted up to31.12.2021.
Detailed operational guidelines in this regard are being separately issued by the National Credit Guarantee Trustee Company (NCGTC).