ORDINARY MEMBERS (OM)/ANNUAL MEMBERS (AM)

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, Students, Research Scholars; or a person having an expertise and scholarship on grassroots democratic institutions is eligible for Ordinary Membership/Annual Membership, by paying the admissible Membership fee from time to time, by the Executive Council of AGRASRI.

The following is the list of Ordinary Members (OM)/Annual Members (AM) of the Academy:

OM:1- Prof. Ranbir Singh
Senior Consultant, Haryana Institute of Rural Development, Govt. of Haryana, Nilokheri-177004, Karnal District (Haryana).

OM:2- Prof. Yatindra Singh Sisodia
Director, Madhya Pradesh Institute of Social Science Research (MPISSR), 6, Bharathpur Area, Ujjain-451010 (Madhya Pradesh).

OM:3- Prof. V. Bhaskara Rao
Professor of Pub. Admn.(Retd), Kakatiya University, # 1-7-454, Revenue Colony, Subedari, Warangal-506001 (Telengana).

OM:4- Prof. Satyanarayana Sangita
Visiting Professor, Law & Good Governance, National Law School of India University, Nagarbhavi, Bengaluru-560072 (Karnataka).

OM:5- Prof. S.P. Jain
Chairman, Society for Good Governance & Sustainable Development 20/67, Indira Nagar Lucknow - 226016 (U.P).

OM:6- Prof. R. Suryanarayana Reddy
Consultant, National Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Rajendra Nagar, Hyderabad-500030 (Telengana).

OM:7- Prof. D. Rajasekhar
Professor, Centre for Decentralisation&Development, Institute for Social and Economic Change, Nagarbhavi PO, Bengaluru-560072 (Karnataka).

OM:8- Prof. K.M.Chetty
Professor of Philosophy(Retd.), S.V.University, LB Nagar, Near West Railway Station, Tirupati-517502 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:9- Prof. B.S. Bhargava
Professor of Development Administration (Retd.), Institute for Social and Economic Change, H.No. 269, Teacher’s Colony, Nagarbhavi Phase-I, PO Nagarbhavi, Bengaluru-560 072 (Karnataka).

OM:10- Prof. C. Narayana Rao
Professor of Political Science (Retd.), Acharya Nagarjuna University, Nagarjuna Nagar, Guntur- 522510 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:11- Prof (Mrs) Amita Singh
Professor, Centre for Study of Law and Governance (CSLG), Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi - 110067.

OM:12- Prof. Vijay Kumar
Department of Gandhian Thought, T.M. Bhagalpur University, Bhagalpur-812 007 (Bihar).

OM:13- Dr. S.S. Meenakshi Sundaram, IAS(Retd)
Visiting Professor, Rural Development National Institute of Advanced Studies Indian Institute of Science Campus Bengaluru- 560012 (Karnataka).

OM:14- Prof. M. Gopinath Reddy
Professor & Head, Division for Sustainable Development (DSDS), Centre for Economic & Social Studies, Nizamia Observatory Campus, Begumpet, Hyderabad-500016 (Telengana).

OM:15- Prof. K.V.Narayana Rao
ICSSR National Fellow, 7A- Samruddhi, Thampurans, Thampuran Mukku, Vanchiyoor Post, Thiruvananthapuram-696035 (Kerala).

OM:16- Prof. N. Radhakrishnan
Chairman, Indian Council of Gandhian Studies Neelakantom, Lane D, Marappalam Gardens, Pattom Palace PO, Trivandrum-695004 (Kerala).

OM:17- Prof (Mrs) Snehalatha Panda
Emeritus Professor of Political Science, Berhampur University, Banja Bihar-760 007 Distt. Ganjam (Odisha).

OM:18- Prof. G. Sudharshanam
Professor of Political Science (Retd.), University of Hyderabad, P.O. Central University, Hyderabad-500046 (Telengana).

OM:19- Prof. B. Mohanan
Professor of Political Science, Pondicherry Central University, R. Venkatraman Nagar, Kalpet, Pondicherry - 605014.

OM:20- Prof. M.L. Santhanam
Director (Retd.), NIRD, Plat-D, Vishnu Homes, 24, 2nd Cross Street, Gangai Nagar, Velachery, Chennai- 600042 (Tamil Nadu).

OM:21- Prof. N. Sivanna
Professor, Centre for Political Institutions, Governance and Development (CPIGD), Institute for Social & Economic Change, Nagarbhavi PO, Bengaluru -560 072 (Karnataka).

OM:22- Prof. V. Raghupathy
Department of Political Science & Development Administration, Gandhigram Rural Institute, Gandhigram-624302, Dindigal Dist (Tamil Nadu).

OM:23- Prof. N.S. Gehlot
Professor of Political Science (Retd.), Ajmer University, G-183, Ganga, Makadwali Road, Vaishali Nagar, Ajmer-305 001 (Rajasthan).

OM:24- Prof. S. Narayanasamy
Professor & Head, Department of Gandhian Thought, Gandhigram Rural Institute, Gandhigram-624302, Dindigal Dist (Tamil Nadu).

OM:25- Prof. Sushma Yadav
(Former Pro-Vice-Chancellor, IGNOU), Professor of Public Policy and Governance, Indian Institute of Public Administration, Indraprastha Estate, Ring Road, New Delhi-110002.

OM:26- Prof. Y. Bhaskar Rao
Professor and Head, Centre for Decentralised Planning, National Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Rajendra Nagar, Hyderabad-500 030 (Telengana).

OM:27- Prof. M. Devendra Babu
Professor and Head, Centre for Decentralisation & Administration, Institute for Social & Economic Change, Nagarbhavi PO, Bengaluru-560072 (Karnataka).

OM:28- Prof. M. Sudarsan Reddy
Professor of Law (Retd.), SVUniversity, Vasavi Nagar, M.R. Palli, Tirupati-517502 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:29- Prof (Mrs) Ch. Sheela Reddy
Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Chair Professor in Social Justice, Indian Institute of Public Administration, New Delhi-110002.

OM:30- Prof (Mrs) T. Sita Kumari
Professor of Law, S.P.Mahila Viswavidyalayam, Tirupati-517502 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:31- Prof. T. Kumaraswamy
Professor of Adult & Continuing Education, Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati-517502 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:32- Prof. M. Kunhaman
Professor, School of Rural Development, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Rural Campus, Tuljapur - 413 601 (Maharashtra).

OM:33- Prof. P. Arjun Rao
Adjunct Professor of Public Policy, ICFAI Univeristy, 38, Nagarjuna Hills, Punjagutta, Hyderabad - 500 082.

OM:34- Prof. Rajkumar Siwach
Professor, Department of Public Administration, Chowdary Devi Lal University, Sirsa - 125055 (Haryana).

OM:35- Prof. T. Lakshmamma
Professor and Head, Department of Population Studies and Social Work, Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati-517502 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:36- Prof. S. Vijay Kumar
Professor, Division for Child Studies, Centre for Economic and Social Studies, Nizamia Observatory Campus, Begumpet, Hyderabad-500016 (Telengana).

OM:37- Prof. A. Nageswara Rao
Principal (Retd.), SV Agriculture College, 3-1-89, 3rd Line, Vidya Nagar, Tirupati-517502 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:38- Prof. V. Vanaja
Professor of Cardiology, Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences University, Tirupati-517507 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:39- Prof. G. Savaraiah
Principal, SV University College of Arts, Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati-517502 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM-40- Prof. Inderjeet Singh Sodhi
Professor and Head, Department of Local Governance, Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development, Sriperambudur (Tamil Nadu).

OM-41- Prof. B.K. Chandrasekhar
Former Chairman, Karnataka State Legislative Council, Bengaluru (Karnataka).

OM-42- Prof. M. Krishnaiah
Co-ordinator, Physical Science, Sri Padmavathi Mahila Viswavidyalayam, Tirupati-517502 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM-43- Prof. P. Yadagiri Swamy
Member-Secretary, TS-SET, Department of Chemistry, Osamania University, Hyderabad-500007(Telengana).

OM:44- Shri K. Karunakar Patnaik, IAS (Rtd.)
Director (Retd.), Panchayati Raj Department, Govt. of Odisha, Plot No. 2132/4299, Nageswartangi, Bhubaneswar-751 002 (Odisha).

OM:45- Shri Solipeta Ramachandra Reddy
Former MP (Rajya Sabha) & Former MLA, 272/A, MLA Colony, Road No. 12, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad - 500 034 (Telengana).

OM:46- Dr. Bidhu Bhushan Datta
Former MP (Rajya Sabha), D-298, Sarvodaya Enclave, New Delhi-110017.

OM:47- Dr. S.K. Pachauri, IAS (Retd.)
Former Secretary to Govt. of India, Flat No.T4/202,Parsvnath Prestige-II, Sector-93 A, Taj Express High Way, Noida-201304 (Uttar Pradesh).

OM:48- Dr. Amal Mandal
Associate Professor in Political Science, Tufanganj College, Cooch Behar (West Bengal).

OM:49- Dr. A.N. Tiwari, IAS (Retd.)
Former Chief Information Commissioner of India (RTI), Govt. of India, C-26 Defense Colony, New Delhi-110 024.

OM:50- Dr. P.C. Rayulu
Chairman and Managing Director, PCR Warehousing Ltd., 240, Gandhi Road, Tirupati-517501(Andhra Pradesh).

OM:51- Dr. Tripuraneni Hanuman Chowdary
Chairman, Pragna Bharati, Plot No.8, P & T Colony, Karkhana, Secunderabad-500009 (Telengana).

OM:52- Dr. I. Satya Sundaram
Former Reader in Economics, 12/354-I, Rustumbada, Machilipatnam-521 001, Krishna Dist (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:53- Dr. S. S. Sreekumar
Reader in Political Science, J.L. Nehru Government College, Port Blair (Andaman & Nicobar Islands).

OM:54- Dr (Mrs) M. Sarumathy
Associate Professor (Retd.), Centre for Human Resource Development, National Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Rajendra Nagar, Hyderabad-500 030 (Telengana).

OM:55- Dr. Jos Chathukulam
Director, Centre for Rural Management, Perumpaikadu P.O., Kottayam-686 028 (Kerala).

OM:56- Dr. Veerasekharappa
Associate Professor (Retd.), Institute for Social & Economic Change, Nagarbhavi PO, Bengaluru-560 072 (Karnataka).

OM:57- Dr. J. Zahluna
Reader in Political Science, Johnson College, Aizawal-796 001 (Mizoram).

OM:58- Dr. Pramod K. Mishra
Reader in Political Science, Delhi University, LP-57E, Maurya Enclave, Pitampura, Delhi -110 088.

OM:59- Dr. K. Gireesan
Associate Professor, Department of Local Governance, Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD), Govt. of India, Sriperambudur-602105 (Tamil Nadu).

OM:60- Dr. P. Hiranniya Kalesh
Assistant Professor, Department of Local Governance, Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD),Govt. of India Sriperambudur-602105 (Tamil Nadu).

OM:61- Dr. R. Yadagiri
Research Associate (Retd.), ICSSR-Southern Regional Centre, 1-1-230/5, Vivek Nagar, Chikkadapally, Andhra Bank Lane, Hyderabad-500020 (Telengana).

OM:62- Dr (Mrs) Ch. Vijaya Shyamala
Director, Centre for World Solidarity, Street No.1, Tarnaka, Secunderabad-500017 (Telengana).

OM:63- Dr. (Mrs) Nupur Tiwari
Associate Professor in Rural Development, Indian Institute of Public Administration, Indraprastha Estate, Ring Road, New Delhi-110 002.

OM:64- Dr. Rajvir S. Dhaka
Associate Professor, Haryana Institute of Public Administration, Gurgaon (Haryana).

OM:65- Dr. V. Siva Sankar Prasad
Commissionarate of Panchayati Raj and Rural Development, Govt. of Andhra Pradesh, Vijayawada (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:66- Dr. K. Rajesh
Faculty Member, Santhigiri Social Research, Santhigiri Research Foundation, Santhigiri PO, Thirvananthapuram-695589 (Kerala).

OM:67- Dr. Bholanath Ghosh
Assistant Professor, Sociological Research Unit, Indian Statistical Institute (ISI), 203, Barrackpore -Trunk Road, Kolkata-700108 (West Bengal).

OM:68- Dr. P. V. Sesha Reddy
District Panchayat Officer (Retd.) Behind Zilla Parishad Office, Chittoor (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:69- Dr. V. Hari Naidu
Former President, Chittoor District Sarpanchs Association, 4-1761/1, Durga Nagar Colony, Chittoor -517002 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:70- Shri S. Viswanatha Reddy
Former Chief Executive Officer, Zilla Praja Parishad, Nellore (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:71- Dr. R. A. Padmanabha Rao
Former Additional Director-General, Doordarshan Kendra, Moti Nagar, Hyderabad (Telengana).

OM:72- Shri M. Praveen Kumar
Youth Leader, Keenatampalli Gram Panchayat, Yadamai Mandal, Chittoor District (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:73- Shri D. Jayachandra Reddy
Advocate, 2-3-375, K.V. Layout, Near LIC Office, Tirupati-517507 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:74- Dr. V. Suresh
ICSSR Post-Doctoral Fellow, Department of Political Science & International Relations, Pondicherry University, Pondicherry.

OM:75- Shri N. Anil Kumar
Assistant Professor, Sri Venkata Perumal College of Engineering and Technology, Puttur (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:76- Dr. N. Ashok Kumar
House Surgeon, Devaraj Urs Medical College, Chikkaballapur (Karnataka).

OM:77- Shri N. Lokanadhan
Junior Accounts Officer, Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd., Tirupati Telecom District, Tirupati-517501(Andhra Pradesh).

OM:78- Shri V. Narayana Rao
Cashier (Retd.), Andhra Bank, SV University Campus, Tirupati-517502 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:79- Shri V. Madhusudan Rao
Cashier, Andhra Bank, TTD Admn. Buildings, KT Road, Tirupati-517507 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:80- Smt. N. Lalitha
SHG Leader, Saptagiri Nagar, KT Road, Tirupati-517507(AP).

OM:81- Shri K. Ramamurthy
Andhra Bank, Tiruchanur Branch, Tiruchaur Road, Tirupati-517501 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:82- Shri A. Subhash Goud
Director (Retd), Information & Public Relations Department, Govt. of Telengana, Vijay Nagar Colony, Hyderabad (Telengana).

OM:83- Shri T. Venkatarathnam
Accounts Officer, Zilla Praja Parishad, Chittoor (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:84- Dr. Narayana Billava
Abdul Nazir Sab Panchayati Raj Chair, Institute for Multi-disciplinary Development Research, Dr.B.R. Ambedkar Nagar,Near YS Colony, Dharwad-580004 (Karnataka).

OM:85- Shri Janmejaya Sahoo
Ph.D. Research Scholar, Department of Political Science, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad (Telengana).

OM:86- Dr. Sonkhogin Haokip
Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science & Development Administration, Gandhigram Rural Institute, Gandhigram-624302, Dindigal District (Tamil Nadu).

OM:87- Dr. J. Ramesh Sundar
Associate Professor and Head (Retd.), Department of Political Science, Madras Christian College, Chennai-600059 (Tamil Nadu).

OM:88- Dr. S. Sudha
Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, Madras Christian College, Chennai-600059 (Tamil Nadu).

OM:89- Dr. R. Vidya
Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, Madras Christian College, Chennai-600059 (Tamil Nadu).

OM:90- Ms. V. Devi
Ph.D. Research Scholar, Department of Political Science, Madras Christian College, Chennai-600059 (Tamil Nadu).

OM:91- Dr. Somenath Halder
Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, Kaliachak College, Kaliachak-732102, Malda District (West Bengal).

OM:92- Dr.R. Anitha
Assistant Professor, Department of Local Governance, Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD), Govt.of India, Sriperambudur-602105(Tamil Nadu).

OM:93- Shri M.K. Ravindranathan
Senior Consultant, Kerala Institute of Local Administration (KILA), Mulagunnathukavu, Thrissur-680581 (Kerala).

OM:94- Dr.Vimlesh Rathore
Assistant Professor, Haryana Institute of Rural Development, Govt.of Haryana, Nilokheri-132117, Karnal Dist (Haryana).

OM:95- Mr. A. Jayarajan
Ph.D. Research Scholar, Department of Political Science and Development Administration, Gandhigram Rural Institute, Gandhigram-624302 (Tamil Nadu).

OM:96- Shri C.N. Harshavardhan
Proprietor, C.N. Printers, 99, Prakasam Road, Tirupati-517501 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:97- Shri K.L. Prabhakar Rao
District Panchayat Officer (DPO), Behind Zilla Parishad Office, Chittoor-517001 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:98- Dr. Lalith Kumar
Senior Vice-President, Sulabh International Social Service Organisation, Sulabh Gram, Mahavir Enclave, Palam-Dabri Road, New Delhi-110045.

OM:99- Ms.C.Nithya Devi
Ph. D. Research Scholar, P.G.Department of Law, Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati -517502 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:100- Ms. Aarti Arora
Vice-President, Sulabh International Social Service Organisation, Sulabh Gram, Mahavir Enclave, Palam-Dabri Road, New Delhi-110045.

OM:101-Shri M. Krishnamurthy
Super Franchisee, DTDC Courier Service, GS Mada Street, Tirupati-517501 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:102- Shri Basant Kumar
PG Final Year Student, Department of Local Governance, Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD), Govt. of India, Sriperambudur-602105 (Tamil Nadu).

OM:103- Shri G. Eedaiah
Research Associate, Centre for Economic and Social Studies, Nizamia Observatory Campus, Begumpet, Hyderabad-500016 (Telengana).

OM:104- Dr. M. Kumara Raju
Academic Consultant, Department of Economics, Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati-517502 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:105- Shri V. Sudhakar Reddy
President, BIRD- An NGO, Rompicherla, Chittoor District (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:106- Shri C. Pitchi Reddy
Panchayat Secretary, Thummalagunta Gram Panchayat, Tirupati Rural Mandal, Tirupati-517502 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:107- Shri Daya Sagar
Panchayat Secretary, Settipalli Gram Panchayat, Tirupati -517507 (Andhra Pradesh)

OM:108- Shri P. Satheesh Kumar
Panchayat Secretary, Mandamarri Gram Panchayat, Yerpedu Mandal, Chittoor District (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:109- Shri M. Sudhakar Mohan
Programme Executive, All India Radio, AIR Bye-pass Road, M.R. Palli, Tirupati-517502 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:110- Shri A. D. Rangarajan
Special Correspondent, The Hindu, Sridevi Complex, Tilak Road, Tirupati-517501 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:111- Shri A. Ravi Shankar Reddy
General Manager, Hotel BLISS, Ramanujam Circle, Renigunta Road, Tirupati-517501 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:112- Dr Arun Kumar R. Kulkarni
Assistant Professor, Institute for Multi-disciplinary Development Research, Dr.B.R. Ambedkar Nagar, Near YS Colony, Dharwad-580004 (Karnataka).

OM:113- Shri G. Ravindra Reddy
Chartered Accountant, G.R.R. Complex, 2nd Floor, 13-3-392/A1, Tilak Road, Tirupati-517501 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:114- Shri P. Mahendra Babu
Chartered Accountant, G.R.R. Complex, 2nd Floor, 13-3-392/A1, Tilak Road, Tirupati-517501 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:115- Shri Dinesh Gajendran
Executive Director, Audacious Dreams Foundation, Gudiyatam, Vellore District (Tamil Nadu).

OM:116- Shri D. Prasanna Kumar
State Convener, Rajiv Gandhi Panchayati Raj Sangathan, 10-70/2, Royal Nagar, TUDA Plots, R.C. Road ,Tirupati-517501 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:117- Ms. K. Basava Rajeswari
Ph. D. Scholar, Centre for Decentralisation and Administration, Institute for Social and Economic Change, Nagarbhavi P.O., Bengaluru-560072 (Karnataka).

OM:118- Ms. Vidya J. Mathew
ICSSR Doctoral Fellow, Institute for Social and Economic Change, Nagarbhavi P.O., Bengaluru-560072 (Karnataka).

OM:119- Shri A. Malleswara Rao
Station Director (Retd.), All India Radio, Tirupati-517502 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM:120- Dr (Mrs) K. Vijaya
Director, All India Radio Station, Hyderabad-500001 (Telengana).

OM:121- Mrs. Nelly Rodriguez
Chairperson, Goa State Panchayati Mahila Shakti Abhiyan, Goa (Goa).

OM:122- Shri N. Sambasiva Rao
Ph. D. Research Scholar, Centre for Economic and Social Studies, Hyderabad (Telengana).

OM-123- Dr. T.G. Ramaiah
ICSSR Senior Fellow, Centre for Economic and Social Studies, Hyderabad (Telengana).

OM-124- Dr. Dattatreya R. Revankar
Research Assistant, Centre for Multi-Disciplinary Development Research (CMDR), Dharwad (Karnataka).

OM-125- Shri Basavaraj Kalkeri
President, Mugad Gram Panchayat, Dharwad Taluk, Dharwad District (Karnataka).

OM-126- Shri M.V. Maheswara Reddy
Proprietor, Agarala Residency, 137, T.P. Area, Tirupati-517501 (Andhra Pradesh).

OM-127- Dr. K. Asaiah
Former Head, Centre for Media and Publications, AMR- AP Academy of Rural Development, Rajendra Nagar, Hyderabad-500030 (Telengana).

OM-128-Shri P. Mohan Reddy
Manager, Youth Hostel, Near Reserve Police Quarters, New Balaji Colony, MR Palli, Tirupati-517502 (Andhra Pradesh).

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