NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's wholesale prices rose at a slower-than-expected pace in October, gaining 3.39 percent from a year earlier, government data showed on Tuesday.
The data compared with a 3.75 percent annual rise forecast by economists in a Reuters poll. In September, prices rose a provisional 3.57 percent.
Last month, wholesale food prices rose 4.34 percent year-on-year, compared with a provisional 5.75 percent gain in September.
(Reporting by Manoj Kumar; Editing by Malini Menon)