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Covid slump may cause 7.7% GDP contraction in FY21: First Advance Estimate

The government's First Advance Estimate suggests the worst performance ever for the Indian economy in the wake of the slowdown caused by the coronavirus pandemic

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Indian Economy | GDP forecast | Gross Domestic Product (GDP)

BS Web Team  |  New Delhi 



Indian economy, GDP

India’s economy is set for its biggest annual contraction in records going back to 1952 as the rapid spread of cases and measures to contain them hurt businesses and households.

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First Published: Thu, January 07 2021. 17:43 IST

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