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GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas

RAJYA SABHA
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO. 3506
TO BE ANSWERED ON 27TH APRIL, 2010
Employee Structure of PNGRB/Appellate Tribunal

 

3506. SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR :
Will the Minister of PETROLEUM AND NATURAL GAS be pleased to state:

(a) the details of all officer cadres, including members and Chairpersons (except Class IV employees/steno typists and PS/PPS etc.) of Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board (PNGRB)/Appellate Tribunal since their inception with the names of Ministry/Department from which these officers were deputed;

(b) the officers who have already left PNGRB/Appellate Tribunal, with details of companies/ Department/Ministry they have joined/retired after completing their term with PNGRB/Appellate Tribunal; and
(c) the steps Government is taking to ensure that the PNGRB/ Appellate Tribunal are independent of Government?

ANSWER
MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF PETROLEUM & NATURAL GAS
(SHRI JITIN PRASADA)

(a) & (b) : The details of officer cadres including Members and Chairperson of PNGRB I Appellate Tribunal with the names of oil company/Ministry/Department from where the officers were deputed and the details of officers left/repatriated from PNGRB/Appellate Tribunal as informed by the concerned organization are at Annexure.

(c) : As per the PNGRB Act, 2006, the Board and Appellate Tribunal are functionally independent of the Government.

ANNEXURE

Details of officers working in PNGRB.

SI.
No.

Name

Designation

Parent Department I
organization

1

Shri L Mansingh

Chairperson

Appointed by the Central
Government under the
provisions of the PNGRB
Act, 2006

2

Shri L K Singhvi

Member (C)

3

Shri B.S. Negi

Member (I)

4

Ms. Sudha Mahalingam

Member (D)

5

Dr. Y.P.C. Dangay

Member (L)

6

Shri R.P. Watal

Secretary,
IAS(AP cadre)

7

Shri K. Rajeswara Rao

OSD (R)

HPCl

8

Shri Rajiv Bakshi

OSD (B)

BPCl

9

Shri Rajnath Ram

Joint Adviser (I)
(I)

Planning Commission

10

Shri R. Guhan

Joint Adviser  (RG)

ONGC

11

Shri S.M. Singh

Consultant (SMS)

IOCL

12

Shri R.K. Zutshi

Joint Adviser (RKZ)

IOCL

13

Shri Aiav Sinha

Joint Adviser (AS)

GAIL

14

Shri Deepak Sawant

Dy. OSD (D)

GAIL

15

Shri Rakesh Kumar

Dy. Director (RK)

GAIL

16

Shri Noor Khan

Dy. Director (NK)

IOCL

17

Shri VK Srivastava

DY. Director (VKS)

GAIL

18

Shri lokesh Mehta

Asst. OSD (L)

GAIL

19

Ms Sakshi Chandhoke

Asst. OSD (S)

HPCL

20

Shri P. Javaram Prasad

Asst. OSD (J)

HPCL

Details of officers appointed to the Appellate Tribunal (Appellate Tribunal established under the Electricity Act, 2003 is the Appellate Tribunal for the purposes of PNGRB Act 2006. as per Section 30 of the PNGRB Act).

SI.

Name

Designation

Parent Department I
organization

No

1

Shri M. B. lal

Member
(Technical),
Appellate Tribunal
(Petroleum &
Natural Gas)

Appointed by the Central
Government under the
provisions of the PNGRB
Act. 2006

Details of officers repatriated from PNGRB.

SI.
No

Name

Designation

Parent Department I
organization

1

Shri Aiav Tyagi

Secretary

lAS (HP Cadre)

2

Shri Vijav Duggal

  OSD (D)

BPCl

3

Shri RK Samtani

  OSD (S)

IOCl

4

Shri DK Himanshu

Asst. Director (A)

UPSC (repatriated to
Ministry of Commerce)