N24 Staff Writer, KATHMANDU: The Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) has objected to the false publicity regarding economic growth rate of fiscal year 2019/20. The CBS has expressed its reservation to the distortion of facts.
The CBS has said that there is no amendment to the prior projection of economic growth rate of 2.27 per cent in the base price made for the fiscal year 2019/20. The Bureau has also termed the recent media reports carried out by some media outlets as the false rumor.
The preliminary annual National Accounts Statistics of 2019/20 was published on April 28 with a projection that the effect of internal and external initiatives taken to reduce the impacts of coronavirus pandemic might affect the country’s economy, said the CBS.
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the base price was expected to grow by 0.8 per cent in the last fiscal year as compared to the previous year.
Similarly, preliminary estimates show that the weather impact integrated quarterly GDP basic price will see a contraction by 2.72 per cent in the third quarter compared to the second quarter of fiscal year 2019/20.
A press release issued by the Bureau on Sunday reads that the Bureau has not published any annual National Accounts Statistics amending except it.
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