Number of Companies struck-off during last three Years under section 560 of Companies Act, 1956

The number of companies whose names have been struck-off from the register under Section 560 of the Companies Act, 1956, during each of the last three financial years and the current year (up to 08.03.2015), State/UT-wise, is given in Annex–1. The figures do not suggest an increasing trend in the number of defunct companies in the country.

Annex – 1

Referred to in reply to parts (a) to (c) of reply to Lok Sabha Unstarred Question No. 2807 answered on 13.03.2015

Number of Companies Struck-off during each of the last three years and current year
Sl. No. State/ UT 2011-12 2012-13 2013-14 2014-15*
1 Andaman & Nicobar Islands 2 0 2 0
2 Andhra Pradesh 45 22 311 399
3 Arunachal Pradesh 133 10 11 0
4 Assam 1272 118 191 25
5 Bihar 126 25 3 107
6 Chandigarh 502 460 99 347
7 Chhattisgarh 1 29 4 48
8 Dadar Nagar Haveli 8 0 0 2
9 Daman and Diu 12 0 1 1
10 Delhi 9939 1641 1329 2146
11 Goa 241 30 72 65
12 Gujarat 2264 159 466 341
13 Haryana 674 130 135 207
14 Himachal Pradesh 90 142 21 35
15 Jammu and Kashmir 154 10 0 25
16 Jharkhand 59 11 0 26
17 Karnataka 2527 4 842 739
18 Kerala 1107 253 318 323
19 Lakshadweep 0 0 0 0
20 Madhya Pradesh 1 222 174 176
21 Maharashtra 6452 1256 1333 1657
22 Manipur 96 5 3 0
23 Meghalaya 169 20 15 4
24 Mizoram 21 10 7 0
25 Nagaland 112 12 10 0
26 Orissa 293 1243 228 430
27 Pondicherry 222 17 17 16
28 Punjab 1667 1089 123 575
29 Rajasthan 1307 159 265 520
30 Sikkim 0 0 0 0
31 Tamil Nadu 4796 1959 1025 821
32 Telangana 183 101 1536 184
33 Tripura 37 10 11 2
34 Uttar Pradesh 1025 179 131 463
35 Uttarakhand 87 0 0 65
36 West Bengal 2617 4088 1661 1077
All – India 38241 13414 10344 10826
* as on 08.03.2015

Extracted from the MCA21 repository.

Source : Press Information Bureau

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