NITI Aayog on Friday released Healthy States, Progressive India Report, in New Delhi. Amitabh Kant, CEO of Niti Ayog while releasing the report said that in the eastern states Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh have done very well.
“They have come 4th and 5th & have moved up the ladder very fast. They have taken some radical reforms,” he added.
According to the Healthy States, Progressive India Report on Rank of States and Union Territories, among larger states Kerala, Punjab & Tamil Nadu ranked on top in terms of overall performance while Jharkhand, J&K, and UP are the top three ranking states in terms of annual incremental performance.
Whereas among smaller states, Mizoram ranked first followed by Manipur on overall performance, while Manipur followed by Goa were the top-ranked States in terms of annual incremental performance
Among Union Territories, Lakshadweep showed both the best overall performance as well as the highest annual incremental performance