The government aims to raise $28 billion this year by selling stakes in companies it owns.
India opted out of the partnership, which it fears would result in dumping of Chinese goods in the country.
Protests have been staged in several states over alleged coercive measures to recover payments.
Central bank estimates two consecutive quarters of GDP contraction, the first time this has happened in the country's history.
A border dispute between India and China has not affected the sales of China-made Diwali lights in India.
The service is allowed to start with a maximum 20 million users.
The suspension of Ant Group’s stock listing by China points to an increase in supervision by regulators.
Gold demand in India hits a 25-year low in the first three quarters of 2020.
After a successful joint bid, an Indian businessman and a global asset management firm will take over the controls.