EASE OF DOING BUSINESS IN UTTAR PRADESH
Prime Minister Modi’s pragmatic governance approach has ensured that approvals for over 400 projects with investments over $70 billion have been expedited.This will help expedite the approval of more than 400 projects, with estimated investments exceeding US$70bn. A crucial administrative reform that has happened is to abolish 30 Groups of Ministers (GoMs) and empowered GoMs (EGoMs) set up by the previous United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government to tackle cross-jurisdictional issues involving more than one ministry. These GoMs and EGoMs only slowed down decision-making considerably. Administrative aspects of such issues are now tackled by Cabinet Secretariat resulting in speeding up of project clearance. Those issues that are related while those related to policy aspects are now dealt with by PMO.