India's industrial output rose 7.1% y/y in November -

A worker pours molten iron from a ladle to make automobile spare parts inside an iron casting factory in Ahmedabad

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's industrial output rose 7.1% in November compared to the same month a year earlier, data from the Ministry of Statistics showed on Thursday.

Analysts polled by Reuters expected a 2.6% increase in November compared to a contraction of 4% in the previous month.

(Reporting by Aftab Ahmed; Editing by Toby Chopra)