INDIA'S ECONOMY SLOWDOWN
GN - India is witnessing a listless growth in electricity demand, possibly signalling more slowdown in Asia's third-largest economy.
Electricity requirement from distribution utilities in February rose 1.3 per cent from a year earlier and barely changed from January's 1.1 per cent, the weakest growth in two years, according to the power ministry's Central Electricity Authority. Data for power generation, a proxy for demand, showed the weakness continued into March.
The trend points…
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