govt slash gdp rate

“The revised ‘New Series’ computed today by the Ministry of Statistics and Niti Aayog has completely undermined the NSC (National Statistical Commission), the autonomous body for deciding data transparently and in accordance with global standards of calculating GDP as per Market Price Linked Methodology.(HT File Photo)

‘Gimmickry, jugglery’: Congress after govt slashes GDP rate during UPA era

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON NOV 29, 2018 09:08 AM IST
The government on Wednesday lowered the country’s economic growth rate during the previous Congress-led UPA regime, shaving off over 1 percentage point from the only year when India posted double-digit GDP growth post liberalisation and from each of the three years with 9-plus per cent expansion.
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