India’s April-June fiscal deficit at $49.2 billion

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By Sarkaritel August 1, 2014 10:12

India’s April-June fiscal deficit at $49.2 billion


01indian_deficitNew Delhi, Aug 01  India’s fiscal deficit during the first quarter (April-June) of 2014-15 touched Rs.2.97 lakh crore ($49.2 billion), or 56.1 percent of the full-year target, government data showed here Thursday.

The deficit was 48.4 percent in the corresponding period during the previous fiscal.

The fiscal deficit was Rs.5,08,149 crore or 4.5 per cent of the gross dromestic product (GDP) in 2013-14, down from 4.9 per cent in the previous fiscal year.

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By Sarkaritel August 1, 2014 10:12