Governing Body

The Governing Body (GB) of the NWDA Society under the Chairmanship of the Secretary (Ministry of Jal Shakti, Department of Water Resources, RD & GR), Govt. of India manages, administers, directs and controls the affairs and funds of the Society subject to the rules, bye-laws and orders of the Society and generally pursues and carries out the activities of the Society as set forth in its Memorandum of Association and in doing so, follows and implements the policy directions and guidelines laid down by the Society. 66 meetings of the Governing Body of NWDA have been held since its inception.

Members of the Governing Body of NWDA

S.No.

Governing Body Names

Designation

1.

Secretary, Department of Water Resources, RD & GR, Ministry of Jal Shakti, Govt. of India

Chairman

2.

Secretary or his nominee not below the rank of Joint Secretary, Ministry of Finance (Deptt. of Expenditure)

Member

3.

Secretary or his nominee not below the rank of Joint Secretary, Ministry of Power

Member

4.

Secretary or his nominee not below the rank of Joint Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare (Deptt. of Agriculture, Co-operation & Farmers Welfare)

Member

5.

Secretary or his nominee not below the rank of Joint Secretary, Ministry of Science & Technology

Member

6.

Secretary or his nominee not below the rank of Joint Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change

Member

7.

Secretary or his nominee not below the rank of Joint Secretary, NITI Aayog,

Member

8.

Chairman, Central Water Commission

Member

9.

Chairman, Central Ground Water Board

Member

10.

Chairman, Central Electricity Authority

Member

11.

Additional Secretary,Ministry of Jal Shakti, Department of Water Resources, RD & GR

Member

12.

Member (WP&P), Central Water Commission

Member

13.

Member (D&R), Central Water Commission

Member

14.

Director General or his nominee not below the rank of Joint Secretary, India Meteorological Department

Member

15.

Joint Secretary (Admin), Ministry of Jal Shakti, Department of Water Resources, RD & GR

Member

16.

Commissioner (SP), Ministry of Jal Shakti, Department of Water Resources, RD&GR

Member

17.

Water Resources Secretary or his nominee not below the Rank of Chief Engineer, Andhra Pradesh

Member

18.

Water Resources Secretary or his nominee not below the Rank of Chief Engineer, Assam

Member

19.

Water Resources Secretary or his nominee not below the Rank of Chief Engineer, Bihar

Member

20.

Water Resources Secretary or his nominee not below the Rank of Chief Engineer, Chhattisgarh

Member

21.

Water Resources Secretary or his nominee not below the Rank of Chief Engineer, Gujarat

Member

22.

Water Resources Secretary or his nominee not below the Rank of Chief Engineer, Haryana

Member

23.

Water Resources Secretary or his nominee not below the Rank of Chief Engineer, Jharkhand

Member

24.

Water Resources Secretary or his nominee not below the Rank of Chief Engineer, Karnataka

Member

25.

Water Resources Secretary or his nominee not below the Rank of Chief Engineer, Kerala

Member

26

Water Resources Secretary or his nominee not below the Rank of Chief Engineer, Madhya Pradesh

Member

27.

Water Resources Secretary or his nominee not below the Rank of Chief Engineer, Maharashtra

Member

28.

Water Resources Secretary or his nominee not below the Rank of Chief Engineer, Odisha

Member

29.

Water Resources Secretary or his nominee not below the Rank of Chief Engineer, Punjab

Member

30.

Water Resources Secretary or his nominee not below the Rank of Chief Engineer, Rajasthan

Member

31.

Water Resources Secretary or his nominee not below the Rank of Chief Engineer, Tamil Nadu

Member

32.

Water Resources Secretary or his nominee not below the Rank of Chief Engineer, Uttarakhand

Member

33.

Water Resources Secretary or his nominee not below the Rank of Chief Engineer, Uttar Pradesh

Member

34.

Water Resources Secretary or his nominee not below the Rank of Chief Engineer, West Bengal

Member

35.

Water Resources Secretary or his nominee not below the Rank of Chief Engineer, Puducherry

Member

36.

Water Resources Secretary or his nominee not below the Rank of Chief Engineer, Telangana

Member

37.

Director General, National Water Development Agency

Member Secretary