MSME Sector in India: Pre & Post Covid-19 Scenario​​

Nidhi Sharma
Assistant Professor, Amity Law School Amity University Haryana, India.

Volume IV, Issue I, 2021

Covid-19 has taken the entire world into its grip and adversely impacted the Global Economy and as a result people’s life. Almost all sectors of the Indian economy are adversely affected including the MSME sector which is its lifeblood. MSME sector was already facing huge turmoil due to plunge in Indian economic conditions than two economic shocks one is demonetization & another is GST reform impacted it deeply and then it faced covid-19 & Nationwide Lockdown which made it vulnerable.

This research paper attempt to study the MSME sector in India during a pre-covid-19 period starting from the year 2000 to 2019 than the post-covid-19 period from the year 2020 onwards and various financial & non-financial support measures taken by the Government of India pre covid-19 & post covid-19 under “Atmanirbhar Bharat Scheme” for the revival of Indian MSME sector..​