July 25 Indian banks' loans rose
13.7 percent in the two weeks to July 11 from a year earlier,
while deposits grew 13.2 percent, the Reserve Bank
of India's weekly statistical supplement showed on Friday.
Outstanding loans fell 11.1 billion rupees ($184.7 million)
to 61.21 trillion rupees in the two weeks to July 11. Non-food
credit fell 4.4 billion rupees to 60.08 trillion rupees, while
food credit fell 6.8 billion rupees to 1.14 trillion rupees.
Bank deposits rose 439 billion rupees to 79.96 trillion
rupees in the two weeks to July 11.
($1 = 60.11 Indian rupees)
(Reporting by Suvashree Dey Choudhury; Editing by Subhranshu