Tough to maintain high level of spending: Ramesh

MUMBAI Mon Feb 11, 2013 4:22pm IST

An employee counts currency notes at a cash counter inside a bank in Agartala January 29, 2010. REUTERS/Jayanta Dey/Files

An employee counts currency notes at a cash counter inside a bank in Agartala January 29, 2010.

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MUMBAI (Reuters) - Rural development minister Jairam Ramesh said on Monday it would be tough to maintain high level of spending in 2013/14 given the "grim" fiscal deficit situation.

(Reporting by Shamik Paul; Editing by Gopakumar Warrier)

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