Economy Govt to borrow Rs 2.88 lakh crore in April-September, issue inflation indexed bonds Updated : March 31, 2018 07:32 AM IST The government in the Budget raised the gross borrowing to Rs 6.06 lakh crore, from Rs 5.99 lakh crore. In the first half of the current fiscal, the govt had borrowed Rs 3.72 lakh crore. 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.