Odisha has slipped from seventh place last year to 11th in the latest rankings of states judged on the ease of doing business. The list was released by Union commerce and industries minister Nirmala Sitharaman in New Delhi on Monday.
Andhra Pradesh and Telangana jointly top the list prepared by the World Bank and the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion as per assessment done till June 30.
The timing of the downgrade could not have come at the worst possible time as Odisha is gearing up to host an investors summit from November 30 to December 2
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