India's March infrastructure output grows 4.3% y/y

Labourers work at a construction site of a metro rail station in Kolkata

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's infrastructure output expanded 4.3% year on year in March, government data showed on Friday.

Infrastructure output, which comprises eight sectors including coal and electricity and accounts for nearly 40% of industrial output, rose 10.4% in the fiscal year that ended in March, compared to a 6.4% contraction in previous fiscal year, the data showed.

(Reporting by Manoj Kumar and Aftab Ahmed)

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