Retail inflation jumps to 40-month high of 5.54% in November
Updated : December 12, 2019 07:43 PM IST
During October, the prices of vegetables spiked to 36 percent from 5.40 percent in September.
As per the data released by the National Statistical Office (NSO), the inflation in the food rose to 10.01 percent.
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has been mandated by the government to contain inflation in the range of 4 percent, with a margin of 2 percent on either side.