Maharashtra Finance Ministry becomes India’s first administrative unit having ISO certification
 Source : News Bharati English  Date : 30-Jun-2017

Mumbai, June 30: For the first time ever, Sudhir Mungantiwar, Minister for Finance and Planning, has won the International Organisation for Standardisation ISO certification for his office located on the fifth floor in Mantralaya. Thereby becomes India’s 1st administrative office of any Minister.

Sudhir Mungantiwar was awarded the prestigious International Organization for Standardization (ISO) certification ISO 9001:2015. The certificate will last from May 8, 2017, to May 7, 2020. The ISO certificate is being awarded after assessing the ministry on parameters of prompt policy making and execution, monitoring and administrative control activities related to finance, planning and forest departments in the state, an official said today.

Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis congratulated Sudhir Mungantiwar saying “Congratulations and thank you  @SMungantiwar bhau for adding yet another feather in Maharashtra Government's hat !”

Sudhir Mungantiwar thanked Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis for his cooperation, saying "We thank Chief Minister Shri , for being present at the meeting and personally encouraging us."

The other parameters on which the ISO certificate is being awarded included Mungantiwar handling the additional charge as Guardian Minister for Chandrapur and Wardha districts and acting as chairman and member of various cabinet and sub-committees, the official said.