India's Jan consumer price inflation at 10.79 pct-Govt

Last Updated: Tue, Feb 12, 2013 06:25 hrs

India's annual consumer price inflation accelerated to 10.79 percent in January from the previous month, government data showed on Tuesday.

India's retail inflation is the highest among the BRICS group of emerging economies - Brazil, Russia, China, and South Africa.

Food prices for consumers rose 13.36 percent in January from 13.04 percent in December.

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