Specify certain general measures that can be adopted by government to control inflation in India?



General measures to control inflation are as follows:
(i) Increase in Supply of Goods and Services: When the supply of goods and services is increased, the price will fall.
(ii) Population Planning : Control on population by adopting different measures of family planning will reduce the demand and finally prices will be controlled.
(iii) Price Control Policy: The government should adopt strict price control policy against the profiters and hoarders.
(iv) Economic Planning: Effective economic planning is necessary to control the inflation in the country.
(v) Control Money Supply : To control inflation, it is essential that supply of money is not allowed to expand.