Govt pegs fiscal deficit at 3.4%, misses target again!

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Govt pegs fiscal deficit at 3.4%, misses target again!

Feb 01, 2019 16:35 IST

The fiscal deficit of the central government for financial year 2018-2019 was revised to 3.4% of the GDP. This marks the marginal slippage of the deficit target of 3.3 per cent. The government also retained the fiscal target for FY2019-2020 at 3.4%. This is the second year in a row that the Centre has missed its fiscal target.

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