|Chennai||Rs. 24020.00 (-0.17%)|
|Mumbai||Rs. 25020.00 (0.28%)|
|Delhi||Rs. 24450.00 (0%)|
|Kolkata||Rs. 24600.00 (-0.32%)|
|Kerala||Rs. 24050.00 (0%)|
|Bangalore||Rs. 24160.00 (-0.17%)|
|Hyderabad||Rs. 24030.00 (-0.12%)|
MUMBAI, Oct 15 (Reuters) - India's economic growth is expected to turn around in about six months, said Montek Singh Ahluwalia, deputy chairman of planning commission.
Ahluwalia was speaking at a banking conference on Monday.
India's finance minister P. Chidambaram called on Saturday for the country's central bank to take "calibrated risks" to support the struggling economy as a reciprocal measure to the government's fiscal efforts, and said the country's growth has bottomed out.
India's industrial output rose modestly in August, but not enough to end a long slump in Asia's third-largest economy, while inflation slowed, improving the case for a cut in interest rates that both businessmen and politicians have been pleading for. (Reporting by Neha Dasgupta; Editing by Prateek Chatterjee)