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India set on capex path despite deficit worries, says finance secretary

Updated: 22 Jul 2022, 11:15 AM IST
TL;DR.
  • The rupee's fall against the dollar, higher commodity prices and tax cuts are seen as the biggest reasons behind the widening fiscal deficit.
FILE PHOTO: For 2022-23, the fiscal deficit of the government is estimated to be  <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>16,61,196 crore. REUTERS/Thomas White/Illustration//File Photo

FILE PHOTO: For 2022-23, the fiscal deficit of the government is estimated to be 16,61,196 crore. REUTERS/Thomas White/Illustration//File Photo