DFI to help raise cheap capital for nation building: Vinayak Chatterjee

Infrastructure Urban

As a development finance institution (DFI), the National Bank for Financing Infrastructure and Development (NaBFID, will facilitate cheap capital for public works programmes and projects, says Vinayak Chatterjee, Chairman, Feedback Infra Group & Chairman, Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), National Council on Infrastructure. Speaking exclusively to Infrastructure Today’s Manish Pant, Chatterjee declares that like the DFIs created by policymakers in the 1950s for making industrial capital accessible, the new body corporate will provide easy access to funding for infrastructure projects critical to nation-building.

How do you see NaBFID rollout impacting the infrastructure sector?
The NaBFID is a little bigger than other infrastructu