AP, Telangana, Gujarat best in Ease of Doing Business: Amitabh Kant

Posted by Daily Shipping Times on 12-07-2017        Tweet

NEW DELHI: Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Gujarat are the three best-performing states in "Ease of Doing Business", NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant said recently. One the other hand, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Assam fare worst in the rankings, he added.

Kant presented the rankings based on key development and social indicators across States and Union Territories during a National Conference of Chief Secretaries.

Similarly, based on availability of electricity in rural households, he said, the best-performing States are Andhra Pradesh, Goa, Kerala, Punjab and Tamil Nadu, which have achieved 100 per cent penetration.

"The bottom three are Bihar with 46 per cent, Nagaland with 45 per cent and Jharkhand with 40 per cent," he said.