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Davos 2011: Fuel subsidies 'could hit Indian growth'

27 January 2011 Last updated at 17:45 GMT

The BBC's Nik Gowing at the World Economic Forum in Davos speaks to the Indian Urban Development minister, Kamal Nath.

India spends huge sums subsidising the price of fuel used for cars and cooking. But with prices rising, this is becoming a huge strain and might affect economic growth if they continue in future, he suggests.