Any person of Indian Origin or a foreign National holding a University Degree/Diploma or an equivalent qualification and who is/had been elected as representative of Panchayati Raj Institutions, Nagar Palika Institutions, Non-Governmental Organisations; or a person having an expertise and scholarship on grassroots democratic institutions is eligible for Life Membership, by paying the admissible Membership fee from time to time, by the Executive Council of AGRASRI.
The following is the list of Life Members
of the Academy:
1. Shri R. Chidambaram
Former Adhyaksha, Zilla Parishad, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Port Blair (A & N Islands).
2. Shri M.V. Balakrishnan Master
Former President, District Panchayat, Kasargod (Kerala).
3. Smt. Amarben P. Merani
Former President, District Panchayat, Surendra Nagar (Gujarat).
4. Smt. Vaishali K. Abane
Former President, Zilla Parishad, Pune (Maharashtra).
5. Shri S. Ramalingam
Former President, Panchayati Union Council, Thiruvidaimarudur, Thajavore Dist (Tamil Nadu).
6. Shri M. Rama Goud Samala
Former President, Mandal Praja Parishad, Velpur, Nizamabad District (Telengana).
7. Shri V. Panduranga Rao
Former Sarpanch, Alagadapa Gram Panchayat, Alagadapa, Miryalaguda Mandal, Nalgonda District (Telengana).
8. Smt. Shakuntala Meena
Former Pradhan, Panchayat Samithi, Sapotra, Karauli District (Rajasthan).
9. Smt. Lakshmamma
Former President, Bellandur Gram Panchayat, Bellandur, Bangalore Rural District, (Karnataka).
10. Shri K. Rajamouli
Former Sarpanch, Gangadevipalli Gram Panchayat, Gangadevipalli, Geesukonda Mandal, Warangal Dist (Telengana).
11. Smt. R. Malarvizhi
Former Sarpanch, Manakkudi Gram Panchayat, Manakkudi, Mayiladuthurai Taluk, Nagapattinam District (Tamil Nadu).
12. Shri K. Narayanan
Ex. President, Karivellur-Peralam Gram Panchayat, Karivellur, Thaliparamba Taluk, Kannur District (Kerala).
13. Smt.Lingammal Shanmugam
Ex. President, Odenthurai Gram Panchayat, Odenthurai, Oomapalayam Block, Coimbatore District (Tamil Nadu).
14. Shri T.N. Kandamuthan
President, District Panchayat, Palakkad (Kerala).
15. Shri Himanshu N. Patel
Sarpanch, Punsari Gram Panchayat, Punsari, Talod Taluk, Sabarkantha District (Gujarat).
16. Shri H.B. Pradeep Master
President, Edavaka Gram Panchayat, Edavaka, Mananthavady Taluk, Wayanad District (Kerala).
17. Ms. Chhavi Rajawat
Sarpanch, Soda Gram Panchayat, Soda, Malpura Block, Tonk District (Rajasthan).
18. Dr. K.S. Mohan Narayana
Head, Department of Political Science, SDM College, Ujire, Dakshina Kannada (Karnataka).
19. Shri B.M. Rai
Former Adhyaksha, South District Zilla Panchayat, Namchi (Sikkim).
20. Smt. V. Lakshmamma
SHG Leader, 13-6-701, Peddakapu Layout, Tirupati-517501 (Andhra Pradesh).
21. Shri V. Ramaiah
Andhra Bank (Retd.), 13-6-701, Peddakapu Layout, Tirupati-517501 (Andhra Pradesh).
22. Shri R. Sampath Kumar
Manager (Retd.), Andhra Bank, Gopalaraju Colony, Near Palani Theatre, Tirupati-517501 (Andhra Pradesh).
23. Ms. D. Sucharitha
Computer Analyst, Academy of Grassroots Studies and Research of India, (AGRASRI), Tirupati-517502 (Andhra Pradesh).
24. Mr.D. Sai Kumar
B.E. Student (Mechanical Engineering), Sri Chandrasekarendra Saraswathi Viswa Mahaviswavidyalaya (Deemed University), Kanchipuram (Tamil Nadu).
25. Smt. Gadde Anuradha
Chairperson, Krishna Zilla Praja Parishad, Machilipatnam, Krishna District (Andhra Pradesh).
26. Mrs. M.K. Rafeekha
President, Pulamanthole Gram Panchayat, Malappuram District (Kerala).
27. Shri Sooppy Narikatteri
President, Nadapuram Gram Panchayat, Kozhikode District (Kerala) and General-Secretary, Kerala Gram Panchayat President’s Association, Thiruvananthapuram.
28. Dr (Mrs) G. Kuthuhalamma
Former Deputy Speaker of Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly and Former Minister for Medical & Health and Women &Child Welfare, Govt. of Andhra Pradesh, Amaravathi (Andhra Pradesh).
29. Dr. Cipai Subramanyam
Past-President, Indian Medical Association, Andhra Pradesh Chapter and Chairman, RUSSH Hospital, Tirupati (Andhra Pradesh).
30. Smt. S. Lakshmi
Project Officer, Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan, Chittoor (Andhra Pradesh).
31. Prof. Y.P. Rama Subbaiah
Professor of Law and Former Rector, Acharya Nagarjuna University, Nagarjuna Nagar, Guntur (Andhra Pradesh).
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