For the effective implementation of various schemes for the economic, social and educational development of Vimukta Jati, Nomadic Tribes, Other Backward Classes and Special Backward Classes, a separate department, Other Backward Bahujan Kalyan has been created as per the government notification dated March 9, 2017.
The following establishments are functioning under this new administrative department: -
- Directorate of Other Backward Bahujan Welfare Department, Pune.
- Maharashtra State OBC Finance & Development Corporation Limited, Mumbai
- Vasantrao Naik Vimukta Jatis and Nomadic Tribes Development Corporation Limited, Mumbai
- Mahatma Jyotiba Phule Research and Training Institute (MAHAJYOTI), Nagpur
- Academy of Maharashtra Research, Upliftment and Training (AMRUT), Mumbai
- Backward Class Commission of Maharashtra, Pune