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4th edition of Business Reform Action Plan Ranking of States (Ease of Doing Business Ranking 2019)

4th edition of Business Reform Action Plan (BRAP) ranking of states was announced by Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman, Union Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs on 05 Sep 2020. As per the 4th edition of State Business Reform Action Plan, ranking of “Ease of Doing Business” for 2019  was released by the commerce and industry ministry. 

This was prepared by  Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT). The Business Reform Action Plan 2018-19 includes 180 reform points. These reform points covering 12 business regulatory areas such as Access to Information, Single Window System, Labour, Environment, Speedy Construction Permits, Land Administration etc.  All 36 states/UTs participated in the action plan that is aimed at improving business environment in states by simplifying procedures, digitization of information and easing compliance burden.

Andhra Pradesh retained the first position in Ease of Doing Business ranking 2019, followed by Uttar Pradesh 2nd and Telangana 3rd position.

Ranking of States- “Ease of Doing Business” for 2019

S. No.State/UTRank 2019
1Andhra Pradesh1
2Uttar Pradesh2
3Telangana3
4Madhya Pradesh4
5Jharkhand5
6Chhattisgarh6
7Himachal Pradesh7
8Rajasthan8
9West Bengal9
10Gujarat10
11Uttarakhand11
12Delhi12
13Maharashtra13
14Tamil Nadu14
15Lakshadweep15
16Haryana16
17Karnataka17
18Daman and Diu18
19Punjab19
20Assam20
21Jammu and Kashmir21
22Andaman & Nicobar22
23Dadra & N. Haveli23
24Goa24
25Mizoram25
26Bihar26
27Puducherry27
28Kerala28
29Arunachal Pradesh29
30Chandigarh29
31Manipur29
32Meghalaya29
33Nagaland29
34Odisha29
35Sikkim29
36Tripura29

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