NATIONAL SMALL SAVINGS FUND
17, Jun 2019
It has been established under Public Account of India since 1st April 1999. It Comprises of
- Postal Deposits
- Savings Certificates and Kissan Vikas Patra
- Social Security Schemes such as PPF and Senior Citizens Savings
Although it reflects a borrowing mechanism, its transactions are not included in the fiscal deficit of the government. The balance in the fund is invested in Central and State Government securities.