Jun 04, 2021, 08:34AM ISTSource: TOI.in

Kerala yet again bagged the No.1 slot among ‘front runner’ states in the quest for Sustainable Development Goals 2030. It bettered its score from 70 in 2019 to 75 in 2020. Tamil Nadu and Himachal Pradesh are number two, Chandigarh claimed the top slot among union territories with a score of 79, which is an increase over its 2019 score of 70. At the bottom of the list is Bihar with a score of (52) followed by Jharkhand (56) and Assam (57). However, compared to 2019 all these states have improved their scores by a few points and remained in the ‘performer’ category.