Economy GDP growth hits 6-year low in Q1: No respite in sight this fiscal, say economists Updated : September 02, 2019 12:02 PM IST India's economic growth in the first quarter of the current fiscal slipped to an over six-year low of 5 percent. Going forward, economists expect India’s GDP growth to remain tepid this fiscal. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.