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Govt to tame food prices: Montek to NDTV
With food prices remaining at very high levels, Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia said that the Cabinet will take more steps to tame prices. The government is considering allocation of more food grains as food inflation remains a matter of concern, he said in an interview with Shweta Rajpal Kohli in Davos, Switzerland.
The annual rate of food inflation increased to 17.4 per cent for the week ended January 16 as compared to 16.81 per cent in the previous week. The numbers are clearly above the comfort levels of the RBI whi ...more 3 years ago