Fiscal deficit for 2021-22 labored out to be 6.71 per cent of the gross home product (GDP), decrease than 6.9 per cent projected by the Finance Ministry within the revised Finances Estimates, based on authorities information launched on Tuesday.
Unveiling the revenue-expenditure information of the Union authorities for 2020-21, the Controller Normal of Accounts (CGA) mentioned that the fiscal deficit within the absolute phrases was be Rs 15,86,537 crore (provisional).
The income deficit on the finish of 2021-22 was 4.37 per cent.
For the final monetary 12 months, the federal government had initially pegged the fiscal deficit at 6.8 per cent of the GDP within the funds offered in February 2021.
The federal government within the revised estimates within the Finances for 2022-23 forecast a better fiscal deficit of 6.9 per cent of the GDP or Rs 15,91,089 crore for the fiscal led to March.