Govt has missed all major macroeconomic targets

The govt. has failed to meet all major macroeconomic and social targets it set in the 11th Five-Year Plan, but progress has been made across all sectors, reveals an internal assessment of the Planning Commission. The Planning Commission evaluated the implementation of the 11th Five-Year Plan (2013-18) as part of its preparations for the next strategy (2018-2023). Average GDP growth during the last four years remained at 4.4% as against the target of 5.4% while the average industrial output was 5.1% as against the requirement of 6.3%.