Testimonials

As a part of the CM War Room, I help monitor and expedite mega-infrastructure projects such as Metros. It was a surreal experience to work on setting up the Wadhwani Institute for Artificial Intelligence and organising Magnetic Maharashtra which were inaugurated by the Hon. Prime Minister..

Janak Shah

Mumbai

I am working on Unnat Maharashtra Abhiyan with CTARA IIT-B to ensure use of technology in implementation and monitoring of various government programs. It'smy absolute pleasure to work with engineering colleges across the state in an endeavour to involve them in various development activities for rural Maharashtra.

Suhail Sheikh

Chhattisgarh

As a part of project management office of Hon. Forest minister, I am working on various flagship programs like 50 Cr Tree plantation drive and development of Maharashtra’s Ecotourism. I am helping to converge the efforts of Forest Department with private sector organizations for delivering the projects efficiently and sustainably.

Amit Kothawade

Nashik

Being a fellow working with the District Collector, Chandrapur I got a very comprehensive experience of working with multiple departments concerning livelihood, forests, micro planning, technology in governance. I experienced the unparalleled reach and scale of government to do public good during this fellowship.

Srikanth Garimella

Visakhapatnam

As a part of "Sahabhag", Social Responsibility Cell at CMO, I've conceptualized and implemented multi-stakeholder projects aimed at generating sustainable rural livelihood opportunities across agriculture, handicraft and tourism sectors. Currently I am involved in the process of drafting Maharashtra's Handicraft Policy.

Kiran Pawar

Pune

I am working with Tribal Development Department. I am happy that my contribution is positively impacting the lives of tribals. My work includes livelihood initiatives and Forest Rights Act related projects which would preserve forest and help tribal communities in generating more income through minor forest produces.

Sanket Joshi

Pune

I am working with Municipal Corporation Kolhapur on implementation of various schemes and technology driven Good Governance projects like GIS based Property survey and tax collection. The scope of work varies from technical projects to socio-economic inclusiveness. This multidimensional experience is providing satisfaction of contributing in the governance.

Nikita Nimbalkar

Kolhapur

Having a wonderful opportunity to contribute towards projects like Hyperloop, Pune Ring-Road, and the Pune Metro. The highlight of my fellowship in helping PMRDA in raising municipal bonds for the ring-road. I am honoured to have gotten opportunity to design CM Fellowship Logo.

Armeet Narang

Pune

I am working on coordination and implementation of Mission Smart Cities- a flagship program of Government of India. Working on various aspects of the scheme- its criterion, decision making process at the Government level, coordination with the Urban Local bodies and PMUs.

Nilesh Barde

Buldhana

Working with the Maharashtra Police under ADG (Admin). My projects are focussed at introducing data-driven decision making at administrative level in order to make the organisation more efficient. I have been responsible for analyzing and reporting the performance of Police Motor Transport Units across Maharashtra.

Ishita Paliwal

Rajasthan

Worked with Aurangabad Collector Office on various e-governance projects. It was an opportunity to pursue my dream of working within the system to witness the change.

Priyanka Vaze

Aurangabad

I developed online monitoring system for Jalyukt Shivar Abhiyan, a flagship program to make Maharashtra drought free. I could contribute in the dream project of Hon. Chief Minister.

Prasad Bhoi

Nandurbar

I mainly focused on irrigation projects in Vidarbha while working with Chief Minister’s War Room. It was very satisfying experience of doing my bit for the development of the state.

Akshay Gujar

Satara

I worked with CM war room on various infrastructure projects. I am happy that during my tenure I could contribute in successful implementation of Aaple Sarkar, online grievance redressal portal.

Apurva Pethkar

Nagpur

I worked with collector office and district planning committee of Nashik. My work on various IT projects helped in bringing transparency and accountability in the system.

Assim Attar

Nashik

Worked with CIDCO on SMART city and Navi Mumbai International Airport Projects. I am happy to contribute in the development of a project management software application during my tenure.

Bhakti Mehta

Mumbai