India's Sept industrial output rose 3.1% y/y - govt

FILE PHOTO: Workers operate a knitting machine at a textile factory of Texport Industries in Hindupur

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's annual industrial output rose 3.1% year-on-year in September, government data showed on Friday.

Analysts polled by Reuters had expected a rise of 2% in September.

(Reporting by Aftab Ahmed; Editing by Raissa Kasolowsky)