BOARD OF GOVERNORS

The AGRASRI policy is determined by a 9 Member-Board of Governors. Dr. Subhash C. Kashyap, a well-known Constitutional expert and Former Secretary-General of Indian Parliament (Lok Sabha), New Delhi, is the Chairman of the Board of Governors. It comprises of the Chairman, Director & Member-Secretary, and 7 other Members.
The following is the composition of the Board of Governors for the years 2014-2016:

  • Chairman
    Dr. Subhash C. Kashyap
    Former Secretary-General of Lok Sabha and Editor, South Asia Politics, New Delhi.
  • Members
    Prof. B.K. Chandrasekhar
    Former Chairman, Karnataka State Legislative Council, Bengaluru.
  • Dr. Bidhu Bhushan Dutta
    Former Member of Parliament (Rajya Sabha), New Delhi.
  • Shri Solipeta Ramachandra Reddy
    Former Member of Parliament (Rajya Sabha), Hyderabad.
  • Dr. A. N. Tiwari, IAS (Retd.)
    Former Central Information Commissioner (RTI), Govt. of India, New Delhi.
  • Dr. S.K. Pachauri, IAS (Retd.)
    Former Secretary to Government of India, New Delhi.
  • Prof. V.R. Panchamukhi
    Former Chairman, Indian Council of Social Science Research, New Delhi.
  • Smt. D. Bharathi Sundar
    Co-founder & Joint Director, Academy of Grassroots Studies and Research of India, Tirupati.
  • Member-Secretary
    Dr. D. Sundar Ram
    Founder & Director, Academy of Grassroots Studies and Research of India, Tirupati.