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May retail inflation at 6-month high of 6.3% on higher food, fuel prices

Inflation, based on Consumer Price Index (CPI), has breached the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) target range after five months.

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BS Web Team  |  New Delhi 



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Food inflation accelerated to 5.01 per cent in May, as compared to 1.96 per cent in April | Photo: Bloomberg

India's retail inflation shot up to six-month high of 6.3 per cent in May, after easing to a three-month low of 4.23 per cent in April, according to the government data released on Monday.

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First Published: Mon, June 14 2021. 17:34 IST

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