How bad is current slowdown in the Indian economy; read all this and more on Moneycontrol Pro

A look at bank credit numbers for the first four months of this fiscal, compared to previous years, gives a better picture of how the economy is faring

Moneycontrol.com August 19, 2019 16:44:58 IST
How bad is current slowdown in the Indian economy; read all this and more on Moneycontrol Pro

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How bad is the current slowdown in the Indian economy?

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The headlines are screaming that car sales are at a 20-year low. Growth in the eight core sectors is near a 4-year low. But this may not give the full picture. A look at bank credit numbers for the first four months of this fiscal, compared to previous years, gives a better picture of how the economy is faring. Read here.

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