Andhra Pradesh get first position in “Ease of doing business” ranking 2019
Government of India today released “State Business Reform Action Plan(BARP)” 2019 which shows the how Indian states reforming rules and ease of doing business for the ‘Make in India’ initiative . In this list of BARP made on the total 180 points includes easy to get information, single window clearance, construction permissions, land acquire, speed of water and electricity connections and availability and simplifications of labour law and more. Andhra Pradesh again topped the position of ‘ease of doing business’ in total 36 states and UT’s ranking and Uttar Pradesh took second place. In this plan, states have to simplify the rules to start a new business in their state and promote business.
Top 10 states/UT’s
1. Andhra Pradesh (first ranked in 2018 rank)
2. Uttar Pradesh (Jump 10 position)
4. Madhaya Pradesh
7. Himachal Pradesh
9. West Bengal
India ranked at 63 position in 190 countries in the “ease of doing business” which was released by World Bank and India jumped 14 position compare to last year ranking. India was in top 5 performer in this list but World Bank decided to cancel this ranking from next year after corona pandemic. This is very sad news for developing countries like India because this is the factor that consider by any top foreign company for investing in any developing countries.