Maharashtra ranks #7 nationally in the SKOCH State of Governance Report 2022.
Total of 39 well-performing projects qualified for SKOCH Order-of-Merit, out of which 4 were highly impactful and 12 were impactful projects.
State performed very well in 14 categories.
Has shown maximum improvement in District Governance and Agriculture.
Consistent in performance in the Transport category.
Participating for the first time in Tourism & Culture, Forest and Animal Husbandry & Fisheries in the top 10 nationally.
Recovered in Education and General Administration.
Municipal Governance, District Governance and Power & Energy have submitted a larger number of projects for evaluation. Out of these, several well-performing projects were qualified as highly impactful and impactful projects.
Maharashtra bagged 39 SKOCH Orders-of-Merit in the SKOCH State of Governance Awards 2022.
Almost half of these are in Urban Development, Power & Energy and District Governance.
Two SKOCH Orders-of-Merit were in Forest, Police & Safety, Transport and Women & Child Development each.
The state won 16 awards – four in GOLD and twelve in SILVER category.
Governance Score of Top 10 States 2022
Comparison of States 2014-19 & 2020-22
Sectors with Maximum Improvement
In District Governance, Maharashtra has improved its rank from #14 to #3
In Agriculture, Maharashtra has improved its rank from #5 to #4.
Sectors with Consistent Good Governance
In Transport, Maharashtra has sustained its rank #2 in 2022.
Sectors with Comeback
In General Administration, Maharashtra has made comeback in ranks to #5 in 2022.
In Education, Maharashtra has make comeback in ranks to #7
First Time Participants Getting National Rank
Tourism & Culture
Animal Husbandry & Fisheries
Even though participating for the first time, some sectors of Maharashtra are ranked in the top positions.
The state was ranked #2 in Tourism & Culture, #3 in Forest and #4 in Animal Husbandry & Fisheries
Animal Husbandry & Fisheries, District Governance, Education, Forest, General Administration, Municipal Governance, Power & Energy, Tourism & Culture, Urban Development and Women & Child Development are the sectors that have seen enhanced focus in 2022 than to year 2021 and 2020.
Labour and Agriculture are the sectors with stable focus in the last two years.
Compared to its score and rank in 2021, Maharashtra has shown an improvement in score but a decline in its rank and reached #7 in 2022.
Impactful & Well-Performing Projects of Maharashtra in State of Governance 2022
Beacons of Hope Project Link
Checkdams Construction for Water Conservation and Irrigation through Recharge of Ground Water
Irrigation and CAD Department, District Administration Mahabubnagar
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