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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.

PRESIDENT
1 Shri Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, Hon’ble Union Minister of Jal Shakti, Shram Shakti Bhawan, Rafi Marg, New Delhi – 110 001
VICE-PRESIDENT
2 Shri Bishweswar Tudu, Hon’ble Minister of State of Jal Shakti, 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, Sansad Marg, New Delhi – 110 001
4 Dr. Mahendra Singh, Hon’ble Minister of Jal Shakti, Irrigation and Water Resources Department, Bapu Bhawan, Govt. of UP. Lucknow-226001
5 Shri Sukhbinder Singh Sarkariya, Hon’ble Minister of Water Resources, Punjab Vidhan Sabha Secretariat, Sector-1, Chandigarh-160001.
6 Shri Filipe Nery Rodrigues, Hon’ble Minister for Water Resources, Secretariat, PANAJI (GOA).
7 Shri K. Chandrashekhar Rao, Hon’ble Chief Minister & Minister of Water Resources, 5th Floor, Burgula Rama Krishna Rao Bhavan, NH 44, Hill Fort, Adarsh Nagar, Hyderabad, Telangana-500063
8 Shri Tulsi Silawat, Hon’ble Minister for Water Resources, Water Resources Department, Jal Sansadhan Bhawan, Tulsi Nagar, Bhopal-462003 (MP)
9 Dr. Rajeev Rai Bhatnagar, Advisor to Hon’ble Lieutenant Governor, UT of Jammu & Kashmir, Jal Shakti Department, 2/44, Main Building, Civil Secretariat, Jammu-180001
10 Hon’ble Minister-in-charge, Department of Water Resources, Kehari Nagar, Bhubaneswar-751001 (Odisha)
11 Hon’ble Minister of Irrigation, Govt. of Tripura, New Secretriat, New Capital Complex, Agartala, Tripura
12 Hon’ble Minister of Irrigation, (Water Resources) Govt. of Andhra Pradesh, Mogalrajapuram, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh-520010
13 Hon’ble Minister of Irrigation, (Water Resources Department) Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh, Civil Secretariat, Itanagar- 791 111
14 Prof. Ajit Kumar Chaturvedi, Director, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee- 247 667
15 Dr Narendra Singh Raghuwanshi, Director, Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology Bhopal, Link Road Number 3, Near Kali Mata Mandir, Bhopal-462003
16 Dr. Prakash Chauhan, Director, Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, 4, Kalidas Road, Hathi Barkala, DEHRADUN-248001
17 Dr. Manohar Singh Rathore, Director, Centre for Environment and Development Studies, B-92, Nityanand Nagar, Gandhi Path, Queen Road, Jaipur- 302021
18 Dr. Rajendra Singh, Brahmputra Chair Professor for Water Resources, Department of Agricultural & Food Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, A-161, IIT Campus, Kharagpur-721302
19 Er. R.D. Singh, Ex-Director, NIH 348, Friends Lane, Solanipuram, Roorkee-247667
20 Prof. N.K. Goel, Department of Hydrology, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee-247 667
21 Shri A.K. Bajaj, Ex-Chairman, Central Water Commission, C-71, Defence Colony, GF, New Delhi – 110024
22 Prof. Chandan Mahanta, Professor and Head, Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati
23 Prof. Debashis Chatterjee, Prof. & Ex-Head Department of Chemistry, University of Kalyani, Flat No. A/1/10, 312, B.B. Chatterjee Road, Kolkatta - 700 042 (West Bengal)
24 Shri Gopal Singh Bhati, Chief Engineer (Retired), Royal Cottage, Krsna Kunj Enclave, Ramdeora Road, Gomat Pokhran – 345021 (Rajasthan)
25 Shri Pankaj Kumar, Secretary to Govt. of India, Department of Water Resources, RD & GR, Shram Shakti Bhawan, Rafi Marg, New Delhi – 110 001
26 Secretary, 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, Department 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, Department 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 Additional Secretary to Govt. of India, Department 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 Engineer (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 – 110 066
39 Chairman, Central Ground Water Board, Jamnagar House, Man Singh 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 – 700 016
42 Chairman, Central Pollution Control Board, CBD-cum-Office, East Arjun Nagar, New Delhi – 110 021
43 Director (R&D), Department of Water Resources, RD & GR, 1st Floor, Wing-4, West Block, R.K. Puram, New Delhi – 110 066
44 Shri Subodh Yadav, Joint Secretary (Admin), Department of Water Resources, RD & GR, Shram Shakti Bhawan, Rafi Marg, New Delhi – 110 001
45 Shri Sanjay Awasthi, Joint Secretary (RD&PP), Department of Water Resources, RD & GR, Shram Shakti Bhawan, Rafi Marg, New Delhi – 110 001
46 Commissioner (FM), Department of Water Resources, RD & GR, Block 11, 8th Floor, CGO Complex, Lodi Road, New Delhi – 110 003
47 Commissioner (SPR), Department 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)


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