Maharashtra State Khadi and Village Industries Board was established in 1962 under Section 19 of the Bombay Khadi and Village Industries Act, 1960.
As per provision under the Act, minimum 5 and maximum 7 members are appointed on the Board by the Government. Government appoints one member as Chairman and another member as Vice-Chairman, from amongst the members appointed by the Government
Government also Chief Executive Officer of the Board as Member Secretary of the Board.
MAIN FUNCTIONS OF THE BOARD:-
The State Government has established Maharashtra State Khadi & Village Industries Board, under the Bombay Khadi & Village Industries Act, 1960, to encourage, organise, develop and regulate the development Khadi & Village Industries programme in the State.