NER District SDG Index report
NITI Aayog and the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region released the first-ever North Eastern Region (NER) District SDG Index Report 2021-22. The index measures the progress of the districts of 8 northeastern states Â– Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim and Tripura Â– towards achieving Sustainable Development Goals. The index ranks a total of 103 districts.
According to the report, East Sikkim was the top performer in progressing towards the sustainable development goals. It is followed by Gomati and North Tripura. The worst performer in this ranking is NagalandÂ’s Kiphire, whose score is 53.