Special Provisions have been made in the Indian Constitution to ensure the protection of Woman's status in the society. In accordance with these provisions, the Government established a state commission for Woman on the National Commission for Woman, in the year 1993, with the aim of furthering the fundamental rights guranteed by Article 14,15,& 16 of the constitution of India with respect to give effect to the Directive Principles of State Policy and in particular those enshrined in articles 38, 39, 37A and dignity of Woman in society.
The Maharashtra State Commission for Woman was established on January 25, 1993 under the Maharashtra Act, no XV of 1993. The Commission consists of Chairperson; six non-official members; a Member-Secretary and Director General of Police as Ex offcio member. The Government has sanctioned staff strength of thirty-nine for the Commission.Read More
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They settled my daughter's life. She is really very happy after councilling. May god bless them. Thanks to Rajya Mahila Ayog. - Satyabhama Shinde
I Congratulate to Mrs. Vijaya Rahatkar Madam and the team. They really handling the cases with fellow feeling. I really Appreciate the work. Hope the way they are doing the work, the Number of cases will reduce. - Janhavi Mali
Rajya mahila aayog is doing excellent job by creating the enviornment of equality for the woman. I have seen several cases where they solved the complents without conflicts.Doing really great work. - Revati Jadhav
To improve the Status & Dignity of Woman in the society.
To investigate into practices unfavourable to woman & suggest suitable remedial measures to them.
To overview from time to time the existing provisions of constitution & other laws affecting woman & recommend amendments there to so as to suggest remedial legislation measures.
To advice the government on all matters related to the improvement & upliftment of the status & dignity of woman in the society.