There has been a lot of speculation about MS-CIT certification for government jobs in Maharashtra.
UPDATE: 22 Jan 2019:
Here is the GR that was issued by Govt of Maharashtra about recognised academic Degrees/Certificates (like computer technology, computer engg, IT, computer application, ADCSSAA, etc). Click this: – gcom020801
One has to clear any (only one exam) of the following exams within 2 years of joining the post (according to GR dated 19 Mar 2003):
2. DOEACC – CCC/O Level/A Level/B level/C level.
There are many GRs (Government Resolutions) about this and we are uploading them here so that you can read them yourself.