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India's retail inflation nudges up to 5.40% in June

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India's consumer price inflation edged up to 5.40 per cent in June, government data showed on Monday.

[NEW DELHI] India's consumer price inflation edged up to 5.40 per cent in June, government data showed on Monday.

The data compared with a 5.10 per cent annual rise predicted by analysts in a Reuters poll and 5.01 per cent print in May.

Retail food inflation rose to 5.48 per cent last month from 4.80 per cent in May.

REUTERS