India, Sept. 8 -- It seems the primary reason behind the dip in Haryana's ranking is due to major changes incorporated in the criteria adopted by Department of Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) in its Business Reform Action Plan 2019 (BRAP-2019). Haryana's new industrial policy will focus on the new grading system that the DPIIT has adopted to decide rankings.

I won't be able to comment much on it because it relates to the period before we joined the state government and I took over as the industry minister. I can assure you that the present team of officers is working hard to make state a big corporate and manufacturing hub.

The revised parameters of the survey need to be looked into. Barring a couple of big states, these ...