Left Menu
Development News Edition

Improved ranking in ease of doing business a matter of pride for every Indian, says Amit Shah

Improved ranking in ease of doing business a matter of pride for every Indian, says Amit Shah

BJP president Amit Shah Wednesday described India's jump in the World Bank's ease of doing business ranking as a matter of pride for every Indian, and also took a dig at the Congress saying under its "economist" prime minister Manmohan Singh, the country had slipped to 142nd rank. In a series of tweets, Shah congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his "reformist zeal" that has led to this jump.

"It is a matter of pride for every Indian that India has made yet another phenomenal jump in the World Bank's Ease of Doing Business rankings! We are now placed 77th compared to 100th last year," Shah said.

He attributed the "phenomenal jump" in the ranking to a series of policy reforms undertaken by the Modi government that had contributed towards the creation of an environment that encourages industry, innovation, and entrepreneurship.

Shah further said when doing business becomes easier, many more youngsters get the opportunity and support to showcase their entrepreneurial skills.

"Glad that this has been happening in India over the last four years. More power to our budding young and self-made entrepreneurs," he said.

Comparing the ease of doing business ranking during the current NDA government with that during the previous Congress-led UPA government, Shah said it is worth noting that under "an economist" Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, India's ease of doing business ranking plummeted from 132 to 142 between 2011 and 2014.

"Corruption, cronyism and policy paralysis of the UPA adversely impacted the nation," Shah said.

The Narendra Modi government has simplified processes, quickened clearances and decision making, come down heavily on corruption and middlemen. All of this augurs well for the growth trajectory of the nation, he said.

(With inputs from agencies.)



Hyderabad Encounter: Time to review modern judiciary and restore people’s confidence

Its probably for the first time in the history of independent India, the parliamentarians, chief ministers and ministers in the Union and State governments are openly supporting an encounter. This indicates the people from top to bottom hav...

What happens to your outstanding loans if the bank falls?

... ...

Time for a change! Innovations to stop the growing plastic pollution

As the planet is drowning in plastic pollution, many new innovative approaches and solutions have emerged to effectively deal with the menace....

How to avoid fake universities and fishing bait like Farmington

As education sharks are roaming around to prey, we present a guide on how to mitigate hunters and reach to a genuine universityinstitute. In this era of commercialization of education, the fake universities and economic frauds in educationa...


Latest News

'Praying for her long life, good health": PM Modi wishes Sonia on her 73rd birthday

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday extended birthday greetings to Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi on her 73rd birthday and prayed for her long and healthy life. Birthday wishes to Sonia Gandhi ji. Praying for her long life and g...

N.Korea envoy says 'impatient, old' Trump might change Kim's views -KCNA

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un may change his views toward U.S. President Donald Trump if he continues making inappropriate, dangerous comments, a senior Pyongyang official said on Monday, calling him an impatient, old man. Kim Yong Chol, ...

Ex-Future Group Honcho Hemant Taware Joins Innoviti as Chief Business Officer

Move designed to deepen Innovitis solutioning for existing customers, while widening distribution to newer market segments BENGALURU, Dec. 9, 2019 PRNewswire -- Leading payment solutions provider, Innoviti Payment Solutions announced the ...

Narinder Batra meets Amit Shah, briefs on preparation for Tokyo Olympics

Indian Olympics Association IOA president Narinder Dhruv Batra on Monday met Home Minister Amit Shah and updated him on Indias preparation for the next years Tokyo Olympics. Batra, who is also the president of International Hockey Federatio...

Give Feedback