Retail inflation for farm, rural workers soften in December


Retail inflation fell to 11.19 per cent and 11.18 per cent respectively in Dec due to easing of food prices. ReutersRetail inflation for farm workers and rural labourers fell to 11.19 per cent and 11.18 per cent respectively in December due to easing of food prices.

The respective rates of price rise were 13.43 per cent and 13.27 per cent in November last year.

The overall Consumer Price Index-Agricultural Labourers (CPI-AL) and Consumer Price Index-Rural Labourers (CPI-RL) came down to 765 points and 766 points, respectively, in December from a level of 777 points for both in November, an official release said.

Inflation based on food index of CPI-AL and CPI-RL are 11.57 per cent and 11.23 per cent respectively during December, 2013, the release said.

The overall food inflation index for farm and rural workers came down to 752 points and 753 points in December from the levels of 771 points and 772 points respectively in November last year. Read More

Source: http://www.financialexpress.com/

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