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NIH Society

The National Institute of Hydrology Society is the apex body of the Institute and meets at least once a year. It reviews the progress and performance of the Institute and gives such directions as it may deem fit to the Governing Body and the Institute towards the attainment of the objectives enunciated in the Memorandum of Association of the Society. Ten Ministers in Charge of Irrigation and Water Resources in the States and ten eminent engineers, water resources experts are nominated by the President of the Society for a three years term. The membership of the Society as on March 31, 2016 is given below.

N.I.H. Society
N.I.H. Society
PRESIDENT
1 Mr. Nitin Gadkari, Hon’ble Union Minister for Water Resources, RD & GR, Shram Shakti Bhawan, Rafi Marg, NEW DELHI – 110 001
VICE-PRESIDENT
2 Hon’ble Union Minister of State for Water Resources, RD & GR, Shram Shakti Bhawan, Rafi Marg, NEW DELHI – 110 001
MEMBERS
3 Advisor (Water Resources), National Institution for Transforming India (NITI), Room No. 233, Yojna Bhawan, Snsad Marg, NEW DELHI – 110 001.
4 Hon’ble Minister-in-Charge Irrigation, Himachal Pradesh, Government Secretariat, Shimla- 171002
5 Minister-in-Charge Irrigation, Haryana Civil Secretariat, Chandigarh (UT).
6 Minister-in-Charge of Irrigation, Government of Uttarakhand, Vidhhan Sabha Bhawan, DEHRADUN
7 Hon’ble Minister for Water Resources, Govt. of Jharkhand, RANCHI.
8 Minister-in-Charge Agriculture Government of Manipur Secretariat, IMPHAL
9 Minister-in-Charge Irrigation and Waterways, Jalasampad Bhawan, 1ST Floor, Block-DF, Sector-III, Salt Lake City, KOLKATA -700 091.
10 Minister-in-Charge for Water Resources, Govt. of Karnataka, Vidhana Soudha, BANGALORE- 560 001.
11 Minister-in-Charge of Agriculture, Govt. of Tamilnadu, CHENNAI- 600 009.
12 Hon’ble Minister in charge Water Resources, Government of Gujarat, Gandhinagar
13 Hon’ble Minister-in-Charge Water Supply & Sanitation, Govt. of Maharashtra, MUMBAI
14 Prof. Ajit Kumar Chaturvedi, Director, Indian Institute of Technology, ROORKEE – 247 667
15 Prof. D. Nagesh Kumar, Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore-560 012
16 Dr. K. Srinivasan, Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai-600 036
17 Dr. Dinanath Shukla, Department of Botany,University of Allahabad ALLAHABAD (UP).
18 Er. Avinash Chand. Tyagi, Secretary General, ICID, 48 Nyaya Marg, Chanakyapuri, NEW DELHI.
19 Dr. Kamal Jain, Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, ROORKEE-247667
20 Shri A.B. Pandya, Ex-Chairman, Central Water Commission, NEW DELHI.
21 Dr. Bharat Jhunjhunwala, Indian Institute of Management, BANGALORE
22 Dr. Shakil Ahmad Romshoo, Head, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Kashmir, Srinagar, Kashmir.
23 Shri N.K. Bhandari, Former Secretary & Chief Engineer, B 401, RUTVA HEIGHTS, Opp. GYTRI PARTY PLOT, Gotri Road, VADODARA-390021.
24 Shri Krishna Pal Singh, Former Superintending Engineer, Government of U.P. D-504, Sansad Vihar, Plot No.2, Sector-3, Dwarka, New Delhi-110078.
25 Dr. Amarjit Singh, Secretary to Govt. of India, Ministry of Water Resources, RD & GR, Shram Shakti Bhawan, Rafi Marg, New Delhi – 110 001
26 Secretary to Govt. of India, Ministry of Science & Technology, Department of Science & Technology, Technology Bhawan, New Mehrauli Road, NEW DELHI – 110 029
27 Secretary to Govt. of India, Ministry of Agriculture & Co-operation, Krishi Bhawan, NEW DELHI – 110 001
28 Secretary to Govt. of India, Ministry of Power, Shram Shakti Bhawan, Rafi Marg, NEW DELHI – 110 001
29 Joint Secretary & Financial Advisor, Ministry of Water Resources, RD & GR, Shram Shakti Bhawan, Rafi Marg, NEW DELHI – 110 001
30 Secretary to Govt. of India, Ministry of Urban Development, Nirman Bhawan, NEW DELHI – 110 002
31 Chief Executive Officer (CEO), National Institution for Transforming India (NITI), Yojna Bhawan, Sansad Marg, NEW DELHI – 110 001
32 Secretary to Govt. of India, Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Indira Paryavaran Bhawan, Aliganj, Jor Bagh Road, NEW DELHI – 110 003
33 Secretary to Govt. of India, Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation, C Wing, 4th Floor, Paryavaran Bhawan, CGO Complex, Lodhi Road, NEW DELHI – 110 003.
34 Chairman, Central Water Commission, R.No-315, Sewa Bhawan, R.K. Puram, NEW DELHI – 110 066
35 Special Secretary to Govt. of India, Ministry of Water Resources, RD & GR, Shram Shakti Bhawan, Rafi Marg, NEW DELHI – 110 001
36 Member (D&R), Central Water Commission, Seva Bhawan, R.K. Puram, NEW DELHI – 110 066
37 Chief Egineer (Hydrology Studies Organisation), Central Water Commission, Seva Bhawan, R.K. Puram, NEW DELHI – 110 066
38 Chairman, Central Electricity Authority, Seva Bhawan, R.K. Puram, NEW DELHI – 110
39 Chairman, Central Ground Water Board, Jamnagar House, Mansingh Road, NEW DELHI – 110 001
40 Director General, India Meteorological Department, Lodi Road, NEW DELHI – 110 003
41 Director General, Geological Survey of India, 27, Jawaharlal Nehru Road, KOLKATA – 700 01
42 Chairman, Central Pollution Control Board, CBD-cum-Office, East Arjun Nagar, NEW DELHI – 110 021
43 Director (R&D), Ministry of Water Resources, 1st Floor, Wing-4, West Block, R.K. Puram, NEW DELHI – 110 066
44 Shri Akhil Kumar, Joint Secretary (Admn & GW), Ministry of Water Resources, RD & GR, Shram Shakti Bhawan, Rafi Marg, NEW DELHI – 110 001
45 Shri Sanjay Kundu, Joint Secretary (PP), Ministry of Water Resources, RD & GR, Shram Shakti Bhawan, Rafi Marg, NEW DELHI – 110 001
46 Commissioner (Ganga), Ministry of Water Resources, RD & GR, Block 11, 8th Floor, CGO Complex, Lodi Road, NEW DELHI – 110 003
47 Commissioner (SPR), Ministry of Water Resources, RD & GR, Shram Shakti Bhawan, Rafi Marg, NEW DELHI – 110 001
MEMBER SECRETARY
48 Director, National Institute of Hydrology, ROORKEE – 247 667

This constitution was approved by the Society of NIH at its Special General Meeting held on 13th December 2002 and as per rules 10 Ministers and experts were changed on 24th December, 2003; 22 November, 2006; (15 January, 2010 & 9 February, 2010); and (12 November, 2012 & 17 June, 2013)