Corona continues to implement welfare schemes keeping in view the plight of the people despite the loss of government revenue during the difficult period. The AP government is implementing the scheme for the second year in a row. The scheme will benefit 3.7 lakh small traders in the state. The government is spending Rs 370 crore on the scheme. At the time of Corona .. at a time when small traders were severely affected by the curfew .. this scheme was going to be very helpful to them.