India Inc gains despite Covid-19 disruptions; combined profit at Rs 1.5 trn

In the manufacturing sector, earnings were also boosted by a sharp decline in input prices that expanded gross and operating margins in most sectors.

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Going by headline profits in the September quarter (Q2) of FY20-21, India Inc has done well despite the disruptions due to the pandemic. The combined net profit of listed companies

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First Published: Nov 17 2020 | 2:08 AM IST

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