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As inflation soars, Indians cut down spending on clothing and fuel: Survey

A majority of urban Indians said their cost of living went up to some extent as compared to a year ago, stated the survey conducted by YouGov

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As soaring inflation in India led to increased prices of essential items, urban consumers over the last six months reduced their spending on apparel, fuel and eating out, a new survey showed. 

A majority of urban Indians said their cost of living went up to some extent compared to a year ago, stated the survey conducted by YouGov, a global market research company. 

According to the survey, "With inflation at its highest level in the past eight years, petrol prices spiralling and wholesale price inflation at a 30-year high, cost of living in India has gone up in the recent

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First Published: Jun 24 2022 | 1:50 PM IST

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