After GDP logs 5.7 pct growth in Q1, FM Arun Jaitley says GDP growth in Q1 a matter of concern

By: | Published: August 31, 2017 7:35 PM

With India logging a GDP growth rate of 5.7 per cent in April-June, which slipped from 6.1 per cent that was registered in January-March quarter, FM Arun Jaitley today said, "GDP growth in Q1 is a matter of concern."

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With India logging a GDP growth rate of 5.7 per cent in April-June, which slipped from 6.1 per cent that was registered in January-March quarter, FM Arun Jaitley today said, “GDP growth in Q1 is a matter of concern.” However, he also highlighted some positive trends by adding, “Global economy is improving faster than we thought, domestic public investment is going to be high, revenue trends seem to be positive.”

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