The Andhra Pradesh State Biodiversity Board has been reconstituted with the Chairman and members under the Biological Diversity Act, 2002. The tenure of the Chairman of the board expired on 17.8.2012.
The tenure of Dr. Hampaiah Ralladoddi, Chairman, Andhra Pradesh State Biodiversity Board has been extended till 31.01.2014 by which date he will attain the age of 65 years in accordance with rule 4.1 of Andhra Pradesh State Biodiversity Rules, 2009 as per usual terms and conditions.
After careful examination of the proposal of the Member Secretary, Andhra Pradesh State Biodiversity Board in the letter, the Government hereby decided to reconstitute the Andhra Pradesh State Biodiversity Board with the Chairman and members.
Accordingly, the following notification will be published in the Extra-ordinary issue of the Andhra Pradesh Gazette, Dated:25.09.2013.
In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 22 of the Biological Diversity Act, 2002 (Central Act No.18 of 2004), the Government of Andhra Pradesh hereby re-constitute the Andhra Pradesh State Biodiversity Board with the following Chairman and Members for a period of 3 (Three) years with immediate effect.
|1||Sri Dr.Hampaiah Ralladoddi, M.Sc., Ph.D., 011, Kanchanjunga “D” Block Aditya Enclave, Ameerpet, Hyderabad.||Chairman|
|2||Special Chief Secretary/Principal Secretary to Government, EFS&T Dept., A.P. Hyderabad.||E.O.Member|
|3||Special Chief Secretary/Principal Secretary to Government, Animal Husbandry Dairy Development & Fisheries Dept. A.P. Secretariat, Hyderabad.||E.O. Member|
|4||Special Chief Secretary/Principal Secretary to Government, Agriculture & Co-operation Dept., A.P. Secretariat, Hyderabad.||E.O.Member|
|5||Principal Chief Conservator of Forests (WL) & Chief Wildlife Warden, O/o Principal Chief Conservator of Forests, A.P. Hyderabad.||E.O.Member|
|6||Additional Principal Chief Conservator of Forests / Chief Conservator of Forests to be nominated by the Principal Chief Conservator of Forests, A.P. Hyderabad.||Member Secretary|
|7||Director, Laboratory for Conservation of Endangered Species (Lacones), Hubsiguda, Uppal Road Hyderabad.||Expert Member|
|8||Chief Executive Officer, Medicinal Plants & Aromatic Board, Hyderabad.||Expert Member|
|9||President, Deccan Development Society, Begumpet, Hyderabad.||Expert Member|
|10||Principal Scientist, National Bureau of Plant Genetic Resources, Regional Station, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad.||Expert Member|
|11||Director, Integrated Costal Marine Area management, National Institution of Ocean Technology Campus, Valchary, Pallikakaranai, Tambaram Road, Chennai.||Expert Member|
The tenure of the Chairman is up to 31.01.2014 as per orders in the G.O. 3rd read above and the tenure of the Members is for a period of 3 (Three) years from the date of Publishing in the Andhra Pradesh Gazette.
The Member Secretary, Andhra Pradesh State Biodiversity Board is directed to take necessary action.
G.O. Rt. No.438 Dated:20.9.2013
1.G.O.Ms.No.68, EFS&T (For.II) Dept., Dt.11.5.2006.
2. G.O.Rt.No.417, EFS&T (For.II) Dept., Dt.21.8.2009.
3. G.O.Rt.No.484, EFS&T (For.II) Dept., Dt.14.9.2012.
4. From the MS., APSBDB., Lr.Ref.No.26/APSBDB/2007, Dt.17.9.2012.