Tamilnadu has topped the Good Governance Index launched by the Centre.
Maharashtra, Karnataka, Chhattisgarh and Andhra Pradesh followed among the ”Big States”. While Tamilnadu led on almost every parameter. Maharashtra and Karnataka came next.
Tamilnadu, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Chhattisgarh, Andhra Pradesh and Gujarat are said to be the top six rankers among big States while Odisha, Bihar, Goa, Uttar Pradesh and Jharkhand are at the bottom of the tally, it is learnt.
The index is meant to gauge the performance of states on parameters such as health, education, infrastructure, economic growth, access to legal aid, environmental stability etc.