South India better governed than north: Report

An aerial view of the under construction "city" of Amaravati, the envisioned capital of Andhra Pradesh.
An aerial view of the under construction "city" of Amaravati, the envisioned capital of Andhra Pradesh. PHOTO: AFP

Southern states score in social protection, education among other factors: Think-tank

The southern parts of India are known to enjoy higher rates of growth compared to most of their northern counterparts.

A recent survey has found that the south is also better governed.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 14, 2018, with the headline 'S. India better governed than north: Report'. Print Edition | Subscribe