Bhakra Beas Management Board

Bhakra Beas Management Board

The Board

Organisational Hierarchy

BBMB is headed by a Whole Time Chairman and two Whole Time Members i.e. Member (Irrigation) and Member (Power) who head the Irrigation and Power Wings of BBMB respectively. The Financial Adviser & CAO heads the Finance & Accounts Wing of BBMB.

  • Sh. Sanjay Srivastava

    Sh. Sanjay SrivastavaChairman

    Sh. Sanjay Srivastava

    Sh. Sanjay Srivastava


    Sh. Sanjay Srivastava, an eminent engineer from Central Electricity Authority (CEA), has joined as Chairman, Bhakra Beas Management Board on 11th November, 2020.

    Shri Sanjay Srivastava is an Engineering Services officer of UPSC 1987 exam and allocated Central Power Engineering Services cadre, joined Hydro wing of Central Electricity Authority as Asst. Director (Group A).  He has almost 32 years of service thereon covering various aspects of Hydro & EHV transmission sectors like design & engg., technical spec.& bidding, Renovation & Moderanisation of old HEPs, site issues during construction/O&M, contractual issues, Detailed Project Reports (DPRs), technology upgradation, policy Issues, failure/disaster investigations, TBCB, formulation of Regulations & Codes, R&D activities, Make-in India, standardization aspects, VIP & Parliamentary matters, interaction with State utilities, etc. He did his engineering from YMCA Institute of Engg. (now J.C.Bose University) Faridabad, AMIE(Elect.), M.E(Elect.) from Delhi College of Engg. (Now DTU), recipient of offer for 18 month post-masters study at Kobe University under Japanese Govt MONBUSHO Scholarship.

    From Astt. Director to Chief Engineer (in scale 15), empaneled for Joint Secretary GoI, he was involved with many mega Hydro Projects of India & Bhutan i.e. Nathpa-Jhakri (1500MW), Tehri HEP (1000MW), Tehri PSP(1000MW), Koteshwar HEP (400MW), Rampur HEP (412MW), Tala HEP (1020MW), Punatsangchhu-I&II (1200MW&1020MW) Bhutan, Lakhwar MPP (300MW) UK, New Umtru(40MW) & Ganol (22.5MW) Meghalaya, 420kV GIS sub-station at Jigmeling, Bhutan. He was deputed to Tala HEP (1020MW), Bhutan for 3 years where he was involved in project construction activities. Experience of dealing with World Bank funded projects & international experts/consultants, handled World Bank transfer of technology project (hydro), preparation / vetting of DPRs, assessment of small HEPs potential. coordination of R&D activities in hydro & transmission, CEA Regulations on Construction of Electric Plants & Lines, Regulations on Safety of Plants & Lines, technical audit of EHV towers, Bilateral cooperation with foreign countries.

    He worked for several committees, some prominent ones are Chairman of committee to study NHPC proposal of Barrage in place of Dam for Punatsangchhu-I HEP, Chairman of Standing Committee of Experts to Investigate failures of S/S equipment (2017-19), Chairman of Standing Committee of Experts to Investigate failures of EHV TL towers (2017-19), Chairman of committee to prepare guidelines for HTLS conductors, Member of committee on Cyber Security Issues, Member-Secretary of committee to analyse frequent tower failures in Agra region, Member-secretary of committee to frame guidelines for Loading Criteria for Hydro Generating Units, Member of Panel of Experts to resolve problem of air gushing in Nathpa-Jhakri HEP, Member of Committee set up by Himachal Govt. on IC issue of Karcham-Wangtoo HEP (1000MW), Member of Committee to resolve site related Geo-technical problems & 400/132kV interconnecting facility at Mangdechhu HEP (720MW), Member of R&D Advisory Committee of NEEPCO (2015-16), Member of task force for NPP/ RSOP/ IHRD schemes of CPRI, Co-Chairman of WRD-15 Panel & Member of  several BIS sectional committees.

    He had undergone 2 months training at Hydro-Quebec, Montreal, testing of 400kV RIP bushings in Switzerland, SC testing of GTat KEMA, Holland, 400kV cable testing in France, Turbine shafts Inspection in China, several visits to project sites during construction/O&M.Also, 2 week Communication Skill training at MDI, Gurgaon, 2 week Leadership training at IIPA, 2 week Executive skill training at ESCI, Hyderabad, 2 week Financial Management training at NIFM, Faridabad, 2 Week training on Oracle software at STG, Delhi and 2 week training on Unix & Silicon Graphic Workstation at Tata Elxsi,6 months induction training in Hydro/Thermal/ power system at NPTI, Simulator training on power system at PSTI, Bangalore & on 210MW thermal unit at NPTI, Badarpur. Inspections in almost all major hydro plant equipment at the manufacturing works of ABB, BHEL, C&S, GE, L&T, Schneider, Siemens, etc.

    He made contributions in publication of several guidelines, manuals and conference papers.  Delivered lectures & talks in National Water Academy(NWA) Pune, NPTI, Cigre CBIP, etc, Chaired several conference sessions, organized National Workshop on RMU&LE of Old HEPs, National Workshop on Challenges in Geological & Geotechnical Investigations in Himalayan Region, National Workshop on 3 NPP R&D projects. 
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    Member (Power)

  • Er. Sanjeev Dutt Sharma

    Er. Sanjeev Dutt SharmaMember (Irrigation)

    Er. Sanjeev Dutt Sharma

    Er. Sanjeev Dutt Sharma

    Member (Irrigation)

    Er. Sanjeev Dutt Sharma has taken over the charge of the post of Member (Irrigation) on 02-01-2023 in addition to the charge of the post of Chief Engineer/Beas Satluj Link (BSL), BBMB, Sundernagar joined on 10-07-2021. Prior to this, he worked as Chief Engineer, Command Area Development Authority/Micro Irrigation & Vigilance (I & WRD) Panchkula Haryana. 


    He did his B. Tech. in Civil Engineering from Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh and M.E. (Structure) from Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh.


    He has dealt with various aspects of water resources development for about 25 years while working in Haryana Irrigation & Water Resources Department in various capacitites at the post of Sub Divisional Engineer, Executive Engineer, Superintending Engineer and Chief Engineer.

  • Sh. Mohammad Afzal

    Sh. Mohammad AfzalMember, Govt. of India

    Sh. Mohammad Afzal

    Sh. Mohammad Afzal

    Member, Govt. of India

    Shri Mohammad Afzal, is presently working in the Ministry of Power as Joint Secretary (Transmission). He is B.SC. (Engg.) in the field of Electrical Engg. (First with Hons.) from AMU, Aligarh and M.E. (First with Hons.) in Power System Engg. from the then University of Roorkee (Now, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee). He Joined Central Electricity Authority in November 1996 and has served in various Divisions like System Engg. & Technology Division, Grid Management Division and Fuel Management Division. During his career of more than 25 years, he gained vast experience in the field of Sub-stations designing of various capacities, monitoring of Regional/National Grid, allocation of power to States/Constituents, assessments & monitoring of fuel to the thermal power stations, gas-based power plant etc. 


  • Sh. A.K. Pal

    Sh. A.K. PalMember, Govt. of India

    Sh. A.K. Pal

    Sh. A.K. Pal

    Member, Govt. of India

    Commissioner(Indus) Govt. of India. 
    Ministry of Water Resources, New Delhi - D.O.J - 1/04/2022 

    Shri A. K. Pal, Commissioner (Indus) has been working in Central Water Commission for more than 31 years in various capacities. He is a graduate from IIT, Kanpur in Civil Engineering. He has dealt with various aspects of water resources development while working in CWC.
    The main areas of his specialization are planning and design of hydro power structures mainly underground power. He has worked for 14 years in design of various components of underground power house of Sardar Sarovar Project. He was also posted in Joint Project Office - Sapta Koshi Sun Koshi Investigation (SKSKI) in Nepal as Project Manager from Indian side.

  • Sh. Krishan Kumar

    Sh. Krishan KumarMember, Punjab

    Sh. Krishan Kumar

    Sh. Krishan Kumar

    Member, Punjab

    Principal Secretary, Government of Punjab, Water Resources, Mines and Geology Department, Chandigarh.

    IAS Batch/RR : 1997       

  • Sh. Pankaj Agarwal

    Sh. Pankaj AgarwalMember, Haryana

    Sh. Pankaj Agarwal

    Sh. Pankaj Agarwal

    Member, Haryana

    Sh. Pankaj Agarwal, IAS (HY:2000),

    Commissioner and Secretary to Government, Haryana

    Haryana Irrigation & Water Resources Department

  • Dr. Subodh Agarwal

    Dr. Subodh AgarwalMember, Rajasthan

    Dr. Subodh Agarwal

    Dr. Subodh Agarwal

    Member, Rajasthan

    Subodh Agarwal, Additional Chief Secretary, Water REsources Department, GoR

  • Sh. Rajeev Sharma

    Sh. Rajeev SharmaMember, Himachal Pradesh

    Sh. Rajeev Sharma

    Sh. Rajeev Sharma

    Member, Himachal Pradesh

    Shri Rajeev Sharma, IAS (HP:2004), Secretary (Ayush, Printing & Stationery and Youth Services & Sports) to the Government of Himachal Pradesh, is holding additional charge of the posts of Secretary, Lokayukta, Himachal Pradesh and Secretary, Human Rights Commission, Himachal Pradesh, Shimla, along with charge of Secretary (MPP & Power and NCES) to Govt. of H.P. 

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