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Fiscal deficit of budget estimates

April-August fiscal deficit at 66.5% of Budget estimate

The fiscal deficit in the first five months of the current fiscal ended August stood at Rs 3.69 lakh crore, or 66.5 percent, of Budget estimates for 2015-16.

Sep 30, 2015, 21:40 PM IST

April-July fiscal deficit at 69.3% of Budget estimates

The fiscal deficit in the first four months of current financial year stood at Rs 3.85 lakh crore, or 69.3 of Budget estimates for 2015-16, as government stepped up its plan expenditure.

Aug 31, 2015, 19:26 PM IST