There are various factors which contribute to the development of any state like Science & Technology, Infrastructure, Banking, Social & Public Service, Logistics, and Entertainment etc. IBN-Lokmat, the leading Marathi news channel, believes in acknowledging the contributions of entities and individuals who have played their part and added to the progress of Maharashtra. MACCIA Awards 2013 presented by Maharashtra Chamber of Commerce, Industry & Agriculture & IBN-Lokmat, recognizes the exemplary achievement of individuals & organizations in their respective fields. Catch this award ceremony on 15th August at 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. & 11:00 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. only IBN-Lokmat.

The Awards felicitate enterprises who have helped put Brand Maharashtra on the Indian and global radar. The award has been presented to the illustrious enterprises who have been contributing immensely to the progress of Maharashtra in various fields. At the glittering awards ceremony held on 9th August, 2013 at Hotel Taj Land ends in Mumbai, in the presence of Chief Guest Hon. Union Agriculture Minister Shri. Sharad Pawar felicitated 23 winners from SME & Enterprise sector. “Maha Sanman Purskar” to Mr. R.R.Patil, Home minister of Maharashtra, “Maha Shilpakar Purskar” to Mr. Sanjay Bhatia, MD, CIDCO and “Life Times Achievement Purskar” to Mr. Eknath Thakur, Chairman, Saraswat Bank made the occasion even grander.

On this Independence Day catch this exclusive one & a half hour show at 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. & 11:00 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. only IBN-Lokmat.