Budget to offer more fiscal support to economy amid uncertainty from third wave

While the fiscal deficit could be revised upwards modestly to 7.1 per cent from 6.8 per cent budgeted for in FY22, stronger nominal GDP growth will keep government on the deficit glide path announced in the current budget, Rahul Bajoria, managing director and chief economist at Barclays India, said. 

Budget to offer more fiscal support to economy amid uncertainty from third wave
While the fiscal deficit could be revised upwards modestly to 7.1 per cent from 6.8 per cent budgeted for in FY22, stronger nominal GDP growth will keep government on the deficit glide path announced in the current budget, Rahul Bajoria, managing director and chief economist at Barclays India, said.