MLR Scientific Advisory Committee MLR Scientific Advisory Committee

The  Centre  for  Marine  Living Resources  and  Ecology [ CMLRE ], an attached office of the Ministry of Earth Sciences, Government of India, at Kochi is entrusted with the mandate of coordinating and implementing the Marine Living Resources Programme of the Department including Southern Ocean Living Resources. A Research Advisory Committee on Marine Living Resources Programme [RAC-MLRP] is hereby constituted to advise and guide the Department in the implementation of the above said activities on MLR. The composition and terms of reference of the RAC-MLRP shall be as under;

1

Prof. Dileep Deobagkar, Ex-Vice Chancellor, Goa University

Chairman

2

Dr.P.K.Biswas, Former Advisor, Planning Commission, GOI

Member

3

Dr.B.Meenakumari, Former Deputy Director General (Fisheries), ICAR, N.Delhi

Member

4

Dr.P.A.Lokabharathi, Senior Scientist (Retd.), NIO-Goa

Member

5

Dr.S.T.Balasubramanian, Professor (Retd), Annamalai University,T.N

Member

6

Joint Secretary/ Advisor - MoES

Member

7

Dr. P.N. Vinayachandran, Professor-IISc, Bengaluru

Member

8

Dr.Dileep Kumar M, Scientist-G, NIO-Goa

Member

9

Dr. A.S. Rajawat, SAC-Ahmedabad

Member

10   Director, CMLRE, Kochi Member - Secretary