Advisor to Prime Minister on Finance, Shaukat Tarin said here on Sunday that average inflation target has been set as 9.5 percent for the current fiscal year. Speaking at the post budget press conference here Saturday, he said that the inflation would be brought down to 7 and 6 percent during the fiscal year 2010-11 and 2011-12 respectively. He said that the inflation started to rise steeply and peaked at 25 percent in October 2008 however through the government efforts, it declined to 14.4 percent in May, 2009.