India’s infrastructure output rises up by 3.6 percent in May.

The output pace of India’s eight major industries slowed down sequentially in May with a rise of 3.6%, official data showed on Monday.

According to the Ministry of Commerce & Industry, the Index of Eight Core Industries (ECI) had risen by 4.6% in April and 3.9% in May 2017.

“The combined Index of Eight Core Industries stands at 131.4 in May, 2018, which was 3.6 per cent higher as compared to the index of May, 2017,” the ministry said in a statement.

“Its cumulative growth during April to May, 2018-19 was 4.1%.”