India's industrial output contracts 1.5 percent in January - government | Reuters

NEW DELHI India's industrial output contracted at an annual rate of 1.5 percent in January, government data showed on Friday.

Economists surveyed by Reuters had forecast output would shrink by 0.5 percent compared with a 1.3 percent year-on-year fall in December.

(Reporting by Manoj Kumar and Rajesh Kumar Singh; Editing by Douglas Busvine)

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Published Date: Mar 12, 2016 01:00 AM | Updated Date: Mar 12, 2016 01:00 AM

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