Hitting back, Ms Irani Twitted: "Callous remarks on World Bank rankings compels one to ask whether policy paralysis of 2004 - 2014 UPA Government was also fixed?"
In another tweet, Ms Irani, the Information and Broadcasting Minister, said, "Regrettable that party which ruled India for 5 decades seeks to intentionally manufacture controversy & play with sentiments of the Nation."
According to the World Bank report released yesterday, India's rank on the 'ease of doing business' scale has risen from 130 to 100 this year, helped by a slew of reforms in taxation, licensing, investor protection and bankruptcy resolution.
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