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Elephant starts running: Q1 GDP growth soars to 9-quarter high of 8.2%

The services sector grew at a slightly slower pace of 7.3% in Q1FY19

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Ishan Bakshi  |  New Delhi 



Finance Minister Arun Jaitley
Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

Spurred by manufacturing, India’s economic growth rose to a nine-quarter high of 8.2 per cent in the first quarter of 2018-19, surpassing analysts’ expectations.

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First Published: Sat, September 01 2018. 02:29 IST

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