The two Telugu states,Telangana and Andhra Pradesh have emerged as top two states in the rankings in Ease of Doing Business (EoDB) in the country as announced by the Centre.
With 60.24 percent, Telangana topped the list of states in the country, while AP ranked at second position with 55.75 percent.
Telangana has improved significantly from 13th rank, in 2015 september to 1st rank. While Telangana IT and Industries minister KT Rama Rao had also written to Union Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman complaining about AP copying TS data .
Earlier in the preliminary rankings released in June 2016, AP relegated to 19th rank, while Telangana soared to second rank.