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The per capita income at current prices during 2019-20 is estimated to be Rs 134,226, showing a rise of 6.1 per cent as compared to Rs 126,521 during 2018-19.

Most sectoral indices at the National Stock Exchange were in the green with Nifty realty up by 4.2 per cent, pharma by 3.2 per cent and FMCG by 2.9 per cent.

The minister said that the total FDI has doubled from 2013-14 when it was only USD 36 billion.

Nearly four lakh MSME owners came together to upscale their businesses creating a new world record for the largest online business lesson with Dr Vivek Bindra.

MSCI's broadest index of Asia Pacific shares outside Japan was up by 0.5 per cent while Japan's Nikkei stock index rose by 1.28 per cent to the highest since early March.

The outbreak of the pandemic is one of the toughest situations faced not just by our country but the entire world. Even though economies are beginning to revoke lockdown orders gradually, the future remains uncertain

At 10:15 am, the BSE S&P Sensex was up by 320 points or 1.04 per cent at 30,993 while the Nifty 50 edged higher by 92 points or 1.02 per cent at 9,131.

"The fourth-quarter performance was marked by the emergence of Covid-19 pandemic and measures to curb its rapid spread," said the company in a statement.

RIL’s activities span hydrocarbon exploration and production, petroleum refining and marketing, petrochemicals, retail and digital services.