RBI MPC Meeting RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das announced the new monetary policy today while narrating the decisions taken in the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). In this meeting till August 8-10, it has been decided to keep the repo rate stable again. Know what other important issues were before the MPC. Read the full news.
While narrating the decisions taken in the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das announced the new monetary policy today. In the MPC meeting held from 8 to 10 August, it was once again decided to keep the repo rate stable.
Repo rate remained stable for the third time
This is the third time in a row that the MPC has kept the repo rate unchanged. Earlier, the repo rate was kept constant in the MPC meeting held in April and June.
Today once again Governor Shaktikanta Das said that for the time being the repo rate will remain constant at 6.5 percent only. tell you Apart from repo rate in front of the 6-member MPC, there were many issues like rising inflation, economy etc. in the country, in view of which this meeting was very important.
When was the last change in repo rate
RBI last changed the repo rate in February 2023. In February, the MPC had decided to increase the repo rate by 0.25 percent. Including this change in the repo rate in February, the repo rate has been increased by 250 basis points i.e. 2.5 percent from May 2022 to February 2023.