Government of Maharashtra vide Government Resolution number Anushesh-2009/Pra.Kra.405/Ka-1416 dated 31.5.2011 has recently setup a Committee to study ‘Alternative approaches to balance regional development in Maharashtra State’ under leadership of renowned Economist and Ex-Chairman of 13th Finance Commission Dr. Vijay Kelkar. This is the second such committee, after one chaired by Dr. V M Dandekar, which had submitted its report in 1984. The New Committee will recommend measures to achieve a balance growth and improvement in Human Development Index in the State of Maharashtra. We have published a copy of the GR on this website under the title "Downloads" below.
In order to provide co-ordination / logistic support to Dr. Vijay Kelkar Committee, a Secretariat has been established in YASHADA, Pune.