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Getting Electricity
The ranking of India in the Doing Business has increased with a good margin that is in year 2015 the ranking for India was 99 whereas in the year 2016 the ranking of India has changed to 79 that a jump of 29 ranks this shows that government has worked really has which has lead to the jump of 29 rank in getting electricity. The government has also taken steps to make the process for getting a new electricity connection simpler and faster. "Toward that end the utility in Delhi eliminated an internal wiring inspection by the Electrical Inspectorate — and now instead of two inspections for the same purpose, there is only one. The utility also combined the external connection works and the final switching on of electricity in one procedure," it said. To get a new electricity connection for firm then it will take 123 days whereas in the case of Mumbai it takes 53 days for the firms to get a new electricity connection.

The improvement in Mumbai seems to be more noteworthy than Delhi's. According to the report, the Mumbai SEB combined many procedures to cut the time taken to get an electricity connection for a business.
"The utility in Mumbai reduced the procedures and time for connecting to electricity by improving internal work processes and coordination. It combined several steps into one procedure — the inspection and installation of the meter, the external connection works and the final connection. Now companies can get connected to the grid, and get on with their business, 14 days sooner than before," the report has…...

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