Kerala is right at the top in areas of transparency and accountability. The other states in the top five are Karnataka, Chhattisgarh, Himachal Pradesh and Punjab
GN Bureau | May 16, 2016
The Public Affairs Centre, a not for profit organisation, assessed states and union territories using data available in the public domain in key areas of governance and came out with ‘Public Affairs Index’, presenting an inter-state comparison. The states were compared on 10 areas each and were given scores between 0 and 1, with 0 being the lowest score and 1 being the highest. Here’s a look at:
Transparency and accountability
It comprised of two focus subjects (and their indicators)
Here are the rankings:
|State/Union territory||PAI Index||Ranking|
|Jammu and Kashmir||0.416||24|
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