US Congress passes Corona relief package aimed at helping millions of poor families

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WASHINGTON: The US Congress passed a huge Coronavirus relief package amounting $ 1.9 trillion aimed at helping millions of poor families.  

According to White House spokesman, after the passage with 220-to-211 votes, the House of Representatives sent it to the US president Joe Biden, who is likely to sign it tomorrow.

Under the bill, an amount of $1400 will be paid to needy Americans besides addressing other pandemic-related issues. 

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