Regional Branch

MAHARASHTRA

MAHARASHTRA REG. BRANCH

MAHARASHTRA

Indian Institute of Public Administration , Maharashtra Regional Branch was established in 1955.  Honourable Governor of Maharashtra State is the patron  and  Honourable CM of the State is the president of the Branch. State Chief Commissioner, Right to Public Services Shri Swadheen Kshatriya, is the Honourary Chairman  & Member MahaRERA Dr. Vijay Stabir Singh is the Honourary Secretary of the Branch. All the infrastructural facilities such as rent free office premises, furniture, office equipment, free facilities of telephone, electricity, internet, Conference Hall, Training class room and other subsidiary services are provided to the Branch by the State Government. The Branch works in coordination with the secretaries of the various administrative departments of the State.  They are also being made members of the Executive Committee in the capacity of Ex-officio members, special invitees, co-opted members. The State Government provides a grant in aid of Rs.10 Lakh every year to the MRB. The State Government has recognized the branch as State's training institute for imparting trainings to its employees. The Government has also fixed training fees Rs.600/-per candidate to be charged by the Branch.  The Branch regularly conducts training classes for employees of the State Government, local bodies and allied offices on various subjects such as- Right to Information Act-2005, Right to Public Services Act, 2015, Rules regarding Maharashtra State Legislative Affairs, Maharashtra Civil Services Rules, Stress Management through Naturopathy and  Yoga the Branch also undertakes corporate training programmes related to general awareness of public policies such as Aadhaar, Right to Public Services, The Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act & Changing face of transportation in Mumbai and earns revenue for the Branch. The Branch has a library having rich collection of over 12000 books on various subjects pertaining to public administration and social sciences, Economics, banking etc. The Library proves to be very useful to the employees of Mantralaya.  The Branch regularly organizes programmes such as Prelude Conference, Late Shri Yashwantrao Chavan Annual Memorial Lecture, Late Shri B.G. Deshmukh Annual Essays Competition, Dr. S.S. Gadkari Memorial award for Innovation in Public Administration, Training programmes. The Branch every year holds Annual General Meeting of its members and also holds biannual elections for electing executive body including Chairman, Secretary, Treasurer, members of the Executive Committee. The Branch also periodically organizes meetings of the Executive committee. The Branch undertakes Research study in the matter of government public policies involving government agencies. The Branch has brought important publications- "Innovation is public administration: Editors S.S. Gadkari and M.R. Kolhatknr, 2000", "Organization of Government in Maharashtra, I965" The Branch recently completed the project on "Women Administration of Maharashtra: A Study of Women Administration of the All India Services of the Maharashtra State Cadre " Undertaken by Dr. (Ms.) Marina Rita Pinto, former professor of Public Administration, Department of Civics and Politics, University of Mumbai. The Report has been published in March, 2015 by the Indian Institute of Public Administration, New Delhi.

Year Of Establishment-1955

Number of Members-758

Training  

2019-20

  1. Right to Information 2005 (Jan.28, 2020)
  2. MCS (Leave…..) Rules-1981 (Jan.29, 2020)
  3. MCS (Joining period….) Rules-1981 (Jan.30, 2020)
  4. MCS (Pension) Rules-1982; NPS (Jan.31, 2010)
  5. Legislative Affairs in Government (Feb.3, 2020)
  6. Stress Management (Feb.4, 2020)
  7. The Branch has well-maintained library having 12000 books on various subjects or Public Administration including Economics, Political Science, Sociology, Management, History, Biographies of eminent personalities and books written by Service and defense personnel.
  8. The Late Shri B.G. Deshmukh Annual Essay Competition 2019-2020 was organized on the following subjects:
  9. Water Management
  10. The Status of Nutrition in Maharashtra considering regional disparities in the State.
  11. The Late Dr. S.S. Gadkari memorial award for innovation in Public Administration-2019

2018-19

  1. Prelude conference on “Role of Digital Technology in Governance” (Oct. 15, 2018).
  2. Changing face of Transportation in Mumbai: Metro-3 (Dec.12, 2018)
  3. Aadhaar (Jan. 16, 2019)
  4. MCS rules & departmental enquiry (Jan.30, 2019)
  5. Conduct, Discipline and Appeal rules (Jan.31, 2019)
  6. Legislative Affairs in Government (Feb.02, 2019)
  7. Conduct, Discipline and Appeal rules (Feb.18, 2019)
  8. MCS rules & departmental enquiry (Feb.20, 2019)
  9. The Branch has well-maintained library having 12260 books on various subjects or Public Administration including Economics, Political Science, Sociology, Management, History, Biographies of eminent personalities and books written by Service and defense personnel.
  10. NPA in Banks Affecting the Development ofIndia; (Subject proposed by the lIP A, New Delhi)
  11. Farmers' Plight in the State and effective measures need to be undertaken for their Sustainable Development;
  12. Housing for every one under Prime Minister's Aawas Yojna and its implementation in Maharashtra State.
  13. The Late Dr. S.S. Gadkari memorial award for innovation in Public Administration-2019

2017-18

  1. Late Dr. S.S. Gadkari Memorial Award for Innovation in Public Administration-2017 was awarded to Shri Sachin Kurve, Collector Nagpur.
  2.  Prizes of the Late Shri B.G. Deshmukh Annual Essay Competition -2017 awarded to Prize winners.
  3. Late Shri B.G. Deshmukh Annual Memorial Lecture “The Agenda for Electoral Reforms” by Dr. Ajit Ranade, President and Chief Economist, Aditya Birla Group. (Nov. 14, 2017)
  4. Yashwantrao Chavan Annual Memorial Lecture on “India and its Grammar of Democratic Governance” was delivered by Shri Balmiki Prasad Singh, Former Governor of Sikkim.  (March 14, 2018)
  5. The Branch conducted Five Training Programmes for State Government Employees.
  6. The branch has at Present 12,196 books on various subjects Viz. economics, Political Science, Public Administration, Management, History, Biographies of eminent Personalities, English and Marathi literature, and books written by Service and Defense Personnel.

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Publication

Other Activities

(A) Library: The Branch has well-maintained library having 12000 books on various subjects or Public Administration including Economics, Political Science, Sociology, Management, History, Biographies of eminent personalities and books written by Service and defense personnel.

B) The Late Shri B.G. Deshmukh Annual Essay Competition 2019-2020 was organized on the following subjects:

  1. Water Management
  2. The Status of Nutrition in Maharashtra considering regional disparities in the State.

C) The Late Dr. S.S. Gadkari memorial award for innovation in Public Administration-2019.

Contact

CHAIRMAN
Shri S.S.Kshatriya
Email-1: swadheenk@yahoo.com
Email-2: js.mrb-iipa@gov.in
Phone: 022-22022347

HONY. SECRETARY
Dr. Vijay Satbir Singh
Email-1: satbirbath@yahoo.com
Email-2: js.mrb-iipa@gov.in
Phone: 022-22793430

Address for Communication 
IIPA Maharashtra Regional Branch
Ground Floor, (Next to Bank of Maharashtra) Mantralaya Main,
Hutatma Rajguru Chowk, Madame Cama Road,
​​​​​​​Mumbai-400032 (M.S.)

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