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BRIEF-India to borrow 3.72 trln rupees via govt bonds between April-Sept - econ secy
March 28, 2017 / 12:27 PM / 7 months ago

BRIEF-India to borrow 3.72 trln rupees via govt bonds between April-Sept - econ secy

    March 28 (Reuters) - 
    * India econ affairs secy Das says government to borrow
gross 3.72 trillion rupees ($57.19 billion) via bonds in first
half of 2017/18, 64 percent of full year borrowing
    * India econ affairs secy Das says net average weekly
borrowing in first half of 2017/18 to be 150 billion rupees
    * India econ affairs secy Das: four auctions to be of 180
bln rupees size each, one in April, two in July and one
end-August
    * India econ affairs secy Das says focus to elongate
maturity profile in government borrowing in 2017/18
    * India econ affairs secy Das says government to borrow net
260 billion rupees via treasury bills in June quarter
    * India econ affairs secy Das says ways and means advances
limit for first half of 2017/18 set at 600 billion rupees
    * India econ affairs secy Das says average maturity of bonds
to be issued stand at 14.7 years

($1 = 65.0450 Indian rupees)

 (Reporting by Manoj Kumar in New Delhi)
  

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