scorecardresearchInflation likely rose in August, ending 3-month fall

Inflation likely rose in August, ending 3-month fall

Updated: 09 Sep 2022, 08:56 AM IST
TL;DR.
Food inflation, which accounts for nearly half the consumer price index (CPI) basket, is expected to have soared as prices of essential crops like wheat, rice and pulses were driven higher by a record heatwave, squeezing household budgets.
Inflation likely rose in August, ending 3-month fall

Inflation likely rose in August, ending 3-month fall