NEW DELHI, July 24 (Reuters) - India will auction 10 billion rupees ($167.32 million) of inflation-indexed bonds on July 29, a government statement said on Wednesday.
The 2023 bonds, which will offer a real yield of 1.44 percent over the wholesale price index, would be part of the government's budgeted market borrowing programme.
In the February budget, the government had earmarked market borrowings of 5.79 trillion rupees ($96.88 billion) for the 2013-14 fiscal year beginning April. ($1 = 59.7650 Indian rupees)
(Reporting by Manoj Kumar; Editing by Subhranshu Sahu) Keywords: INDIA BONDS/
(firstname.lastname@example.org)(+91 11 4178 1012)(Reuters Messaging: email@example.com)
Copyright Thomson Reuters 2013. All rights reserved.
The copying, republication or redistribution of Reuters News Content, including by framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of Thomson Reuters.