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S.No. Name Position occupied in CAZRI National position occupied
1. Dr. R.S. Paroda Head of Division (1977-1980) Regional Director, FAO
Secretary, DARE & DG, ICAR, New Delhi
Deputy Director General (CS), ICAR, New Delhi
Director, NBPGR, New Delhi
2. Dr. Panjab Singh Head of Division (1978-1979) Secretary, DARE & DG, ICAR, New Delhi
Vice-Chancellor, BHU, Varanasi
Vice-Chancellor, JNKVV, Jabalpur
Assistant Director General (NARP), ICAR, New Delhi
Director, IARI, New Delhi
Director, IGFRI, Jhansi
3. Dr. A.S. Faroda Director (1995-1999) Chairman, ASRB, New Delhi
Vice-Chancellor, MPUAT, Udaipur
4. Dr. T.R. Mehta Director (1969-1970) Deputy Director General (Crops)
ICAR, New Delhi
5. Dr. K.D. Kokate Scientist (1985-1989) Deputy Director General (Agril. Extn.),
ICAR, New Delhi
6. Dr. Pratap Narain Director (1999-2006) Vice-Chancellor, SKRAU, Bikaner
7. Dr. L.N. Harsh Principal Scientist (1998-2010) Vice-Chancellor, AU, Jodhpur
8. Dr. Bal Raj Singh Sr. Scientist (1998-1999) Vice-Chancellor, AU, Jodhpur
Director, National Research Centre on Seed Spices, Ajmer
9. Dr. B. Venkateswarlu Sr. Scientist (1977-1986) Vice-Chancellor, VNMKV, Parbhani
Director, CRIDA, Hyderabad
10. Dr. H.A. Khan Principal Scientist (1998-2013) Vice-Chancellor, Maulna Azad University, Jodhpur
11. Dr. C.P. Bhimaya Director (1957-1960, 1967) Consultant, FAO (Iran)
12. Dr. N.S. Jodha Sr. Research Asstt. (1963-1968) Senior Associate Scientist ICIMOD, Kathmandu, Nepal
13. Dr. R.N. Kaul Head of Division (1959-1969) Project Manager, UNESCO, Baghdad
14. Dr. K.P.R. Vittal Director (2007-2009) Director, National Institute of Abiotic Stress Management,
Baramati
15. Dr. K.R. Solanki Head of Division (1989-1995) Assistant Director General (AF), ICAR, New Delhi
Director, NRC on Agroforestry, Jhansi
16. Dr. S. Mauria Scientist (1984-1986) Assistant Director General (IP&TM), ICAR, New Delhi
17. Dr. V.V. Dhruva Narayan Hydrologist (1969-1970) Director, Central Soil and Water Conservation Research &
Training Institute, Dehradun
18. Shri R. Debroy Jr. Silviculturist (1969-1970) Director, NRC on Agroforestry, Jhansi
19. Dr. R.P. Singh Chief Scientist (1971-1981) Director, CRIDA, Hyderabad
20. Dr. O.P. Pareek Head of Division (1975-1979) Director, Central Institute for Arid Horticulture, Bikaner
21. Dr. H.C. Das Head of Division (1981-1987) Director, NRC on Citrus, Nagpur
22. Dr. S.P. Kimothi Scientist (Sr.Scale) (1986-95) Assistant Director Genral (TC) , ICAR,New Delhi
23. Dr. H.P. Singh Head of Division (1988-1993) Director, CRIDA, Hyderabad
24. Dr. Y.S. Ramakrishna Head of Division (1987-1989) Director, CRIDA, Hyderabad
25. Dr. B.B. Vashishtha Sr. Scientist (1982-1997) Director, National Research Centre on Seed Spices, Ajmer
26. Dr. Manjit Singh Head of Division (1997-2008) Director, Directorate of Mushroom Research, Solan (HP)
27. Dr. N.V. Patil Head of Division (2005-2010) Director, NRC on Camel, Bikaner
28. Dr. O.P. Yadav Principal Scientist (2004-2010) Director, Indian Institute of Maize Research, New Delhi
Project Coordinator, AICRP on Pearl millet, Jodhpur
29. Dr. Y.V. Singh Head of Division (2007-2010) Director, Zonal Project Directorate, Zone VI, Jodhpur
30. Dr. K.D. Sharma Sr. Scientist (1986-1997) Director, National Institute of  Hydrology, Roorkee
31. Dr. S.K. Singh Sr. Scientist (2002-2008) Director, NBSS&LUP, Nagpur
32. Dr. S.M. Deb Head, RRS, Pali (2010-2012) Director, NRC on Yak, Birang
33. Dr. P.C. Sharma Scientist (1986-1988) Director, CSSRI, Karnal
34. Dr. M.A. Khan Head of Division (2003-2008) Director, ICAR Research Complex for Eastern Region, Patna
35. Dr. Mruthyunjaya Sr. Scientist (1981-1983) Director, NCAP, ICAR, New Delhi
36. Dr. Gopal Lal Sr. Scientist (2002-2008) Director, NRCSS, Ajmer
Administrative/Finance
37. Shri Kishori Lal Sr. A.O. Director (Personnel), ICAR, New Delhi
38. Shri B.L. Jangira Sr. F&AO Director (Finance), ICAR, New Dehi
39. Shri H.C. Pathak Sr. F&AO Director (Finance), ICAR, New Dehi
40. Shri N.S. Randhawa Sr. A.O. Secretary, ASRB, New Delhi
41. Shri K.K.Kulshreshtha Sr.A.O (1997-2001) Director (Administration), ICAR, New Delhi
42. Shri G.P. Sharma CFAO (2017-2019) Director (Finance), ICAR, New Delhi

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