Special Correspondent

CHANDIGARH: Industrial production in Haryana grew by 9.07 per cent in 2007-08 over the previous fiscal, as compared to the growth rate of 8.3 per cent registered at the national level.

According to the report issued by the Department of Economics and Statistical Analysis on Thursday, the general index of industrial production in Haryana for 2007-08 stood at 198.52, 9.07 per cent more than in 2006-07. The index of industrial production for mining, manufacturing and electricity sectors for 2007-08 stood at 86.07, 196.36 and 271.7 respectively, registering corresponding growth rate of 5.4, 9.61 and 3.45 % respectively.