GDP growth rose 20.1% in Q1

New Delhi: India’s GDP growth rose 20.1% in three months due to a low-base and a rebound in manufacturing and construction. The growth in the agricultural sector, which was remaining stunted throughout the pandemic has also helped the GDP rise.

National Statistical Office(NSO) has released data showing that the GDP growth rose to 20.1% in April-June quarter of FY2021-22, compared to the GDP contraction of 24.4% of the same quarter in previous year.