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Indian economy returns to growth; expands 0.4% in December quarter

The Economic Times | 27/02/2021 09:31 AM | Click to read full article

The Indian economy slipped out of technical recession, recording a marginal 0.4 per cent growth in the three months through December on account of the festival and pent-up demand, official data released on Friday showed.

Growth was driven by manufacturing, electricity, construction and financial services sectors, which all returned to expansion in the December quarter.