Hyderabad: The State Government has re-constituted the Standing Committee on Micro Irrigation.
As per revised guidelines of National Mission on Micro Irrigation, the State Government has reconstituted the standing committee. The APC & Principal Secretary was Chairman of the standing committee while the Secretary of Finance Department, the Secretary of RSAD Department, the Commissioner of Agriculture, Commissioner of Horticulture, the Commissioner of Sericulture, the Commissioner of Rural Development, representative from ANGRAU, representative from CRIDA, representative from CIPET, General Manager of SLBC, the .Chief General Manager of NABARD, the Commissioner of Sugarcane, the Managing Director of SC Corporation, the Director of Tribal Welfare, a Joint Secretary to GOI, the Commissioner of Panchayat Raj department, the VC &Managing Director of AP. State Agro Industries , the Principal Investigator of PFDC, ANGRAU, the representative from NCPAH, GOI, New Delhi, the Secretary of Irrigation Department, a representative from Irrigation Association of India, the Director of State Ground Water Department, one Expert from the field of Horticulture, Agronomy,Soil Science, Agriculture Engineering, Water Management, Economics, Information Technology ( All from ANGRAU, Rajendra Nagar from respective Departments except IT.), the Secretary of Information Technology, the President from State level Federation of Farmers Association, a President from Fruit Processors Association are the members. (NSS)