Government measures will benefit over 10 million people

More than 10 million Bolivians throughout the country will benefit directly and indirectly from the economic measures that will be in place during the COVID-19 (coronavirus) quarantine: A Family Basket of Bs 400 will go to more than 1.6 million families, with a total amount of Bs 430 million ($61.78 mn). A Family Bonus of Bs 500 to more than 1. 5 million children in the initial and primary cycle, with an investment of Bs 800 million ($115 mn). A relief in the payment of 50% of the water, light and gas bills that will benefit more than 2.6 million families, with an investment of Bs 490 million ($70.4 mn).

Source: El Deber