NEW DELHI, Nov 30 (Reuters) - India's economy grew at a
lower-than-expected 5.3 percent in the quarter ending in
September, against an analysts' forecast of 5.4 percent,
government data showed on Friday.
The manufacturing sector grew an annual 0.8 percent during
the quarter while farm output rose 1.2 percent, the data showed.
In the quarter ending in June economic growth was
at 5.5 percent.
Asia's third largest economy is still growing faster than
many other major economies, but it has slowed from 6.5 percent
in the 2011/12 fiscal year and 8.4 percent in the previous two
(Reporting By Manoj Kumar and Arup Roychoudhury)