Core consumer price inflation seen at 4.5-4.6 percent in August

Last Updated: Tue, Sep 12, 2017 18:32 hrs
Shoppers walk past stores at a mall in Mumbai

MUMBAI: India's core annual consumer price inflation was seen at 4.5 percent-4.6 percent in August, compared with 4.1 percent in July, according to estimates from three analysts.

Data released earlier on Tuesday showed headline annual consumer inflation in August jumped to a five-month high of 3.36 percent from a year ago, driven by higher food prices.

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