Economic activity was severely disrupted in Q1 and Q2 due to nationwide coronavirus lockdowns
Economic activity was severely disrupted in Q1 and Q2 due to nationwide coronavirus lockdowns

India's GDP up by 0.4 pc in Dec quarter

ANI | Updated: Feb 26, 2021 17:49 IST


New Delhi [India], February 26 (ANI): Indian economy grew by 0.4 per cent in the October to December quarter (Q3 FY21), marking a return to positive trajectory after two-quarters of slide, government data showed on Friday.
A sharp improvement in the Covid-19 situation and rising public spending were are the two factors behind uptick.
"The GDP at constant (2011-12) prices in Q3 of 2020-21 is estimated at Rs 36.22 lakh crore as against Rs 36.08 lakh crore in Q3 of 2019-20, showing a growth of 0.4 per cent," said the National Statistical Office (NSO). (ANI)

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