Andhra Pradesh records 11.77 growth rate in H1

Chander-Babu-NaiduDespite of deficit budget, Andhra Pradesh has recorded remarkable growth rate in the first half (H1 April to September 2015 ) .

AP Chief minister Chandrababu Naidu today said the state has achieved 11.77 per cent growth rate, which is 4% more than National growth rate of 7.2 %. The target was to achieve 10.62 growth rate but AP has achieved 11.77 % growth rate.

This is due to growth rate in fisheries and animal husbandry has achieved 47.10% followed by service sector 8.05% and industry 6.25%.

He said, Due to drought, AP has not reached its target in Agriculture sector . His government would give top priority to agriculture.