LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Dr-Anil-Kakodkar-Nuclear-Scientist

Dr. Anil Kakodkar, Nuclear Scientist

(Chairman, Board of Directors, NISER, Bhubaneswar)

For distinguished service in the field of nuclear science, with enormous contribution for the advancement of the science and India’s nuclear energy programme.

EXCEPTIONAL CONTRIBUTION AWARD

Dr-S-Vijayakumar-IAS

Dr. S. Vijayakumar, IAS

(Secretary, Animal Husbandry & Dairy Development Department, Government of Tamil Nadu)

For successful contribution towards empowering persons with disabilities through participative inclusion in the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme.

Dr-Shalini-Rajneesh-IAS

Dr. Shalini Rajneesh, IAS

(Principal Secretary, Backward Classes Welfare Department, Government of Karnataka)

For outstanding contribution towards women’s empowerment and developing measures to improve efficiency of public administration.

Jigmet-Takpa-IFS

Jigmet Takpa, IFS

(Director, Ladakh Renewable Energy Development Agency, Government of J&K)

For successfully implementing biodiversity conservation and sustainable livelihood improvement programmes in the Ladakh region.

R-S-Nayak-Engineer

R. S. Nayak, Engineer

(Executive Engineer (Civil), Corporation of the City of Belgaum, Government of Karnataka)

For outstanding contribution in developing and improving civic amenities, serving to provide an exemplary model on sustainable ground water utilisation for the nation as a whole

Ajay-Singhal-IRRS

Ajay Singhal, IRRS

(Engineer-in-Charge, International Satellite Monitoring Earth Station, Jalna, Government of Maharashtra)

For successfully overseeing the initiative on spectrum monitoring and licence administration, ensuring violation-free usage of the satellite spectrum in India

EXCELLENT CONTRIBUTION AWARD

P-K-Deshmukh-IAS

P. K. Deshmukh, IAS

(Secretary, Department of Water Conservation, and EGS, Government of Maharashtra)

For successfully contributing towards development of agriculture and e-governance for crop pest surveillance

Rakesh-Kumar-Gupta-IAS-2

Rakesh Kumar Gupta, IAS

(Principal Secretary, Deptt. Forest & Environment, Govt. of J&K)

For implementing path-breaking reforms in the UPSC examinations by IT-enabling of the entire examination process and implementing reforms in the Civil Services Examinations

Amulya-Kumar-Patnaik-IPS

Amulya Kumar Patnaik, IPS

(Special Commissioner of Police, Vigilance, Delhi Police)

For successfully improving crime investigation and initiating a support programme for victims of traumatic crimes

Meeran-Chadha-Borwankar-IPS

Meeran Chadha Borwankar, IPS

(Director General, Legal and Technical, Maharashtra Police)

For playing an instrumental role in wiping out the underworld from Mumbai and unearthing some of the most infamous scandals in the history of Maharashtra Police

Anshul-Mishra-IAS

Anshul Mishra, IAS

(PS to Minister of State for Finance, Government of India)

For setting up an effective, innovative, multi-mode grievance redressal mechanism and cracking down on illegal mining, saving the state losses worth several thousand crore rupees