AP, Odisha & MP Bag Award Under Amrut

Andhra Pradesh has topped the charts among States in terms of “Ease of Living Index” rankings launched by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA).  It was followed by Odisha and Madhya Pradesh.  
The three States were awarded the three best performing States under Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT) at the National Dissemination Workshop on Ease of Living Index, 2018.
Static/Current Takeaways Important for IBPS PO 2018- 
  • It was decided in June 2017 to rank 116 cities based on the liveability parameters. 
  • The MoHUA released the first ever ‘Ease of Living Index’ covering 111 Indian cities on 13 August 2018. 
  • Present CM of AP- N. Chandrababu Naidu,   Governor- E. S. L. Narasimhan