For any state to grow as a developed state there has to be an equal contribution from the State Government, concerned departments & its people. And it is equally important to bring all of them to a common platform to discuss the growth and future of the state. IBN-Lokmat took this initiative to bring to its viewers the top leaders, visionaries and authorities of various sectors to share their vision and ideas to nurture the future of Maharashtra. The event gave a golden opportunity to common man present at the function to interact with the dignitaries from various fields where many of their questions were answered. IBN-Lokmat & Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation came together for this special initiative and invited eminent personalities and political leaders along with Chief Guest, Honorable Chief Minister of Maharashtra Shri. Prithviraj Chavan to grace this occasion. The Panel discussed a wide range of topics concerning the state, from industry and infrastructure to education and employment. Tune into IBN-Lokmat to watch this special show of “Agenda Maharashtra” on Saturday, 1st June at 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm & 11:00 pm to 12:00 am and on Sunday, 2nd June 2013 at 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm & 8:00 pm to 9:00 pm only on IBN-Lokmat.

Maharashtra is among India’s leading Industrial state which contributes to national industrial output and to India’s national revenue. It is also a global world class state which is witnessing high economic and socio economic growth in business, infrastructure, education, employment, entertainment, investment and citizen welfare. As compared to other state Maharashtra is on the fast paced trajectory of growth. Agenda Maharashtra kick started with chalking out a blue print on various future plans for the state. The session started with discussion on Maharashtra as an Industrial Destination in which Mr Venugopal Dhoot, Mr Ashish Pednekar (MACCIA), Mr Sachin Ahir, Mr Bhushan Gagrani (CEO-MIDC), Mr Chandrkant Salunkhe where the panelists and was moderated by Mr.Nikhil Wagle. The second session was with the panelists Mr Jayant Patil, Mr Ajay Mehta, Mr Madaan, Mr Vijay Kalantri on Power, Energy and Infrastructure Scenario of the state and moderated by Amruta Durve. The third part of the session revolved around a discussion on Education and Employment Opportunities where Mr Rahul Karad (MIT Education), Mr Achyut Godbole(IT Sector) & Ms Fauzia Khan (Employment Dept Secretary) were the panelists and moderated by Mr Amol Parchure. The fourth and the final session concluded with panelists Mr Arun Narke, Mr Radha Krishna Vikhe Patil, Mr Dhananjay Datar (businessman), Mr Pramod Ghole (NABARD) on Agriculture & Industrial Development moderated by Mr Rajendra Hunje. 


Agenda Maharashtra will travel to each important geographic location of the state connecting with the citizens, industries, SMEs, Social Groups, Rural Maharashtra and will work towards the betterment and upliftment of Maharashtra state. Watch this special show on IBN-Lokmat on Saturday, 1st June at 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm & 11:00 pm to 12:00 am and on Sunday, 2nd June 2013 at 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm & 8:00 pm to 9:00 pm only on IBN-Lokmat, to know more about the day long summit on the global/ world class Maharashtra state in the making.