Central govt fiscal deficit
% of GDPmp
Year GFD Rev. deficit
2001-02 6.00 4.27
2002-03 5.73 4.26
2003-04 4.34 3.46
2004-05 3.88 2.42
2005-06 3.96 2.50
2006-07 3.32 1.87
2007-08 2.54 1.05
2008-09 5.99 4.50
2009-10 6.46 5.23
2010-11 4.80 3.24
28 Feb 01:33 PM from Economic Outlook
FRBM target of 3% to be achieved in 3 years instead of 2
28 Feb 04:45 PM from States of India
Central assistance to State Plans substantially reduced for compositional shift
28 Feb 01:54 PM from Economic Outlook
Plan expenditure cut by 0.6%, non-plan to rise by 8.2%
27 Feb 03:00 PM from Economic Outlook
Suggests withdrawal of restrictions on gold
28 Feb 02:49 PM from Economic Outlook
Govt to focus on improving soil & water availability
28 Feb 04:15 PM from Economic Outlook
Capital expenditure raised by 15.4%
28 Feb 06:13 PM from Economic Outlook
Disinvestment target for 2015-16 at record high Rs.695 billion
28 Feb 03:40 PM from Industry Outlook
Tax free bonds for roads, railways and infrastructure announced
28 Feb 03:05 PM from Economic Outlook
Surcharge increased by two per cent
09 Feb 05:43 PM
Discount rates for large subscriptions increased steeply
26 Feb 02:42 PM from Economic Outlook
New financing approach proposed to raise extra budgetary resources