In a departure from the norm held for over two years, RBI Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) will release its sixth bi-monthly policy statement on February 7 at 11:45 am instead of 2:30 pm. However, the central bank didn\u2019t give a reason for the same. \u201cThe Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) will meet during February 5 to 7, 2019 for the Sixth Bi-monthly Monetary Policy Statement for 2018-19. The resolution of the MPC will be placed on the website at 11.45 AM on February 7, 2019,\u201d RBI said in a statement. Also read: Share Market Highlights: Sensex ends 385 points higher, Nifty above 11,050; Tech Mahindra, Zee Entertainment rally The policy holds interest since it\u2019s the last of the fiscal and also the first under Das, who took charge in December 2018 following the sudden exit of Urjit Patel. CARE Ratings on MPC The Central Bank may change its stance to neutral from calibrated tightening, CARE Ratings. \u201cThe RBI is likely to alter its monetary policy stance from \u201ccalibrated tightening\u201d to \u201cneutral\u201d with inflation being lower than its target for 5 consecutive months but will maintain status quo in the repo rate given the core inflation being sticky at 5% and likelihood of build-up in inflation in the coming months\u2026,\u201d it added. The rating agency also said in a report that the inflation may rise as we move ahead in view of budgetary announcements including income support schemes, interest subvention and tax exemptions. It also said that food inflation may also come under pressure on account of rise in minimum support price (MSP).