Troubled with Ads? Install Dainik Bhaskar app for news without ads
New Delhi2 minutes ago
- Copy link
- More registration of companies related to business services in April
- As of 30 April 2021, 13.55 lakh companies were active in the country.
Despite Kovid-19, there has been no reduction in corporate-related activities in the country. According to the latest data from the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, a record 12,554 companies have been registered across the country in April. It also includes 839 one-person companies. While 12,482 companies have been registered as Limited. Authorized capital of all these companies is Rs 1483.41 crore. Let us tell you that in April the second wave of Corona in the country was at the peak.
Maharashtra most affected by Corona on top
Maharashtra is the most affected state in the country due to corona infection and deaths due to it. Despite this, Maharashtra has the highest number of registered companies. According to data from the ministry, 2292 companies were registered in Maharashtra in April. After Maharashtra, Delhi and Uttar Pradesh have the highest number of companies registering. In April, 1262 companies were registered in Delhi and 1260 in Uttar Pradesh.
Increased sense of entrepreneurship in people
Experts say that the increase in the number of corporate registrations in April is not uncommon, as April is the first month of the new fiscal year. The month of April this year has not been good for the business due to the epidemic. However, the sense of entrepreneurship has increased among Indians. The reason for this is that many people are seeing this epidemic as an opportunity.
Highest registration in business services segment
On the basis of activities, the highest number of 3442 companies registered in the business services segment in April. This is followed by manufacturing, trading and construction activities. Business services include information technology, research and development and other activities related to law, audit, accounts and consultancy.
By April 30, the number of registered companies reached 21.63 lakhs
According to data from the ministry, the total number of companies in the country reached 21,63,829 as on 30 April 2021. Out of this, 7,59,572 companies have been closed. Out of the total companies, 2274 companies are lying dormant under the Companies Act 2013. While 6906 companies are going through the insolvency process. 39,572 companies are undergoing closure. As of 30 April, 13,55,505 companies were active in the country. Of this, 2,19,559 companies have been registered in the last 18 months.