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Economy Contracted By 6.6% In 2020-21: NSO
Dais Newsfeed | 31/01/2022 06:50 PM | Click to read full article
Economy had contracted by 6.6 per cent in 2020-21 due to the outbreak of the Coronavirus pandemic and the subsequent national lockdown which was imposed to contain the infection.
As per the provisional estimates released in May 2021, the GDP had contracted by 7.3 per cent in 2020-21.