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Fiscal Deficit Soars Despite Govt Reassurance

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August 1: The finance minister has reassured investors that the government will take all steps to ensure a revival in growth and curtail deficit but data points indicate otherwise. RBS Senior Economist Gaurav Kapur explains why it might be difficult for the government to meet its fiscal targets.