July infrastructure output up 7.8%

July infrastructure output up 7.8%

New Delhi: India’s infrastructure sector output grew 7.8% in July from a year earlier, faster than an annual growth of 5.2% in June, government data showed on Tuesday.

During April-July, the output rose 5.8% compared with an annual rise of 6.5% a year ago.

The infrastructure sector accounts for 37.9% of India’s industrial output.

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