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India’s GDP expands to 8.4% in second quarter of 2021-’22

Scroll | 01/12/2021 09:08 AM | Click to read full article

The Indian economy clocked a healthy growth rate of 8.4 per cent in July-September, the second quarter of financial year 2021-22, primarily on the back of a low base but aided by increased vaccination and an uptick in agriculture, public administration and defence services sectors, data released Tuesday by the National Statistical Office showed.

The RBI had projected a growth rate of 7.9 per cent in Q2 this year.