Economy not in recession: Anurag Thakur

In a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha, minister of state for finance Anurag Thakur said that according to the IMF (International Monetary Fund) estimates, India continues to be among the fastest-growing economies in the world and its gross domestic product (GDP) is estimated to grow at 5.8 per cent in 2020-21 and is further projected to surpass China with a growth rate of 6.5 per cent in 2021-22.