Will India's economic growth accelerate?
25 February 2013 Last updated at 12:14 GMT
Whilst 5% growth would be welcomed in many economies around the world, the decline from double digit increases has been a slowdown in India.
A slowdown in exports and subdued domestic demand have affected the manufacturing and services sectors, and policymakers have attempted to revitalise the economy with an interest cut and other financial reforms.
This week sees the government set out the Budget for the next financial year, with more measures to boost growth expected to feature.
Yogita Limaye reports.