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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

    Chairman

    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. 
  • Er. Harminder Singh Chugh

    Er. Harminder Singh ChughMember (Power)

    Er. Harminder Singh Chugh

    Er. Harminder Singh Chugh

    Member (Power)

    Er. Harminder Singh Chugh joined as Chief Engineer/System Operation, BBMB, Chandigarh on 05-07-2018 from PSPCL, Patiala. Born on 05-10-1962. Passed B.Sc. Engg.(Mechanical) from RECK (Presently known as NIT Kurukshetra) in the year 1984 and did post graduate diploma in Marketing Management from "IGNOU" University. Joined PSEB (now PSPCL) in the year 1985.

    Having more than 33 years of service experience in PSPCL in various capacities from 22.05.1985 comprising all aspects of Generation, Distribution & Transmission organization. Out of 33 years of service in PSPCL & in BBMB till date, about 25 years of experience is in Generation organization. Detail of experience in brief is as below:-
    1) Served in Transmission Organization in PSPCL for about 3 years (1985 to 1988) as Assistant Engineer. Looked after planning, monitoring & allocation of funds for Transmission & Sub Station works.

    2) Served in Distribution organization of PSPCL for about 5 years as Assistant Engineer.

    3) Served in Guru Gobind Singh Super Thermal Plant (GGSSTP), Ropar for about 20 years w.e.f. 1993 to 2012 in various capacities as AEE, Sr. XEN & Superintending Engineer and dealt with Operation of GGSSTP Units, Operation & Mtc. of PLC & pneumatic system of Dry Fly Ash Handling System, Operation & Mtc. of FSSS system, Measurement system & lnterlock system of 210 MW units of GGSSTP.

    4) Served as S.E./Tech. to Director/Generation, PSPCL for about  1½ years and worked in close coordination with all the Chief Engineers under Director/Generation and helped in decision making process.

    5) Served as Dy. CE/Fuel, PSPCL, Patiala for about 3 years and dealt with all the issues relating to arrangement of coal for PSPCL Thermal Power Stations. Responsible for getting requisite clearances/licences for operation of Pachwara Central Coal Mine. Responsible for preparation & publication of Bid documents for selection of MDO for operation of Pachwara Central Coal mine.

    6) Served as Chief Engineer/OSD to CMD, PSPCL from 03.05.2018 to 03.07.2018. Assisted CMD, PSPCL on Establishment & Technical issues. Serving as CE/S.O. in BBMB,Chandigarh w.e.f. 05-07-1 8.

    ACHIEVEMENTS 
    1. Commissioning of PLC & Pneumatic System of Dry Fly Ash Handling System of GGSSTP and SCADA based lnterlock System of ABB Make of Stage-l of GGSSTP.

    2. Had visited KWS Power Tech Training Centre Germany during March,2006 for attending advance training programme for Executive Engineer (Maintenance).

  • Sh. Sanjay Srivastava (Additional Charge)

    Sh. Sanjay Srivastava (Additional Charge)Member (Irrigation)

    Sh. Sanjay Srivastava (Additional Charge)

    Sh. Sanjay Srivastava (Additional Charge)

    Member (Irrigation)

    Sh. Sanjay Srivastava, an eminent engineer from Central Electricity Authority (CEA), has joined as Chairman, Bhakra Beas Management Board (BBMB) on 11th November, 2020. Additionally, Sh. Sanjay Srivastava, Chairman/BBMB also assumed the current charge of the post of Member/Irrigation, Bhakra Beas Management Board (BBMBon 05th January, 2021.

    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. 
  • Sh. Raghuraj Madhav Rajendran

    Sh. Raghuraj Madhav RajendranMember, Govt. of India

    Sh. Raghuraj Madhav Rajendran

    Sh. Raghuraj Madhav Rajendran

    Member, Govt. of India

    Joint Secretary (Hydro) Ministry of Power

     



  • Sh. P.K. Saxena

    Sh. P.K. SaxenaMember, Govt. of India

    Sh. P.K. Saxena

    Sh. P.K. Saxena

    Member, Govt. of India

    Commissioner(Indus) Govt. of India. 
    Ministry of Water Resources, New Delhi

    P.K. Saxena , a graduate in Civil Engineering from University of Jabalpur and a Central Water Engineering Services  officer , joined Central Water Commission in 1989. He has over 27 years experience in planning and Design of water resources projects mostly in hydropower sector and had been associated with design of number of prestigious hydroelectric projects in India, Nepal and Afghanistan. He has also been involved in the field of snow hydrology and monitoring and appraisal of water resources projects  in the country.

    For more than a decade, he remained associated with issues related to Indus Waters Treaty 1960 and  represented Indian side in various meetings and tours of  Permanent Indus Commission.

    He has presented about 23 papers in various forums at national and international level. 

    Presently, he is working as Commissioner (Indus), Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, and is looking after the works related to Indus Waters Treaty 1960 between India and Pakistan including Permanent Indus Commission and inter-state aspects of water resources development amongst Punjab, Haryana, J&K, Himachal Pradesh and Rajasthan.

  • Sh. Sarvjit Singh

    Sh. Sarvjit SinghMember, Punjab

    Sh. Sarvjit Singh

    Sh. Sarvjit Singh

    Member, Punjab

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

    IAS Batch/RR : 1992       

    Sh.Saravjit Singh, a graduate in Electronics and Communication (B.Tech.)  from Thapar Institute of Engg and Tech  Patiala (now Thapar University) in first Division (Gold Medalist)  joined as S.D.O (Junior Scale), Cadre (AIS), Sub Divisional Admn./ Land Revenue Mgmt & District Admn on 01/09/1993 and is presently working as Principle Secretary to Government of Punjab, Cadre (AIS), Water Resources.

    He has extensive experience of around 27 years in diverse areas of service namely as Principal Secretary in Water Resources and Transport Departments; as Joint Secretary in Finance, Municipal Administration/Urban development and Urban housing Departments; as Deputy Secretary in Civil Supplies/Consumer Affair, Food &PD, Rural Development, District Admn /Land Revenue Mgmt & District Admn and Excise/Finance Departments; as Under Secretary in Excise/Finance, Municipal Administration/Urban Development, District Admn/Land Revenue Mgmt &  District Admn Departments; as SDO (Junior Scale) in Sub-Divisional Admn/Land Revenue Mgmt & District Admn Departments. 

  • Sh. Devender Singh

    Sh. Devender SinghMember, Haryana

    Sh. Devender Singh

    Sh. Devender Singh

    Member, Haryana

    Additional Chief Secretary to Govt., Haryana, Irrigation & Water Resource Department; Additional Chief Secretary to Govt., Haryana, Public Health Engineering Department.

              He holds a bachelor’s degree in Electronics and Communication from the Delhi College of Engineering, Delhi and Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA) from the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Ahmadabad.

               He has been a part of the IAS since 1987 in the Haryana cadre and has been in the Civil Services for about 32 years. Prior to the current departments he also served as ACS Industries & Commerce, Civil Aviation and Skill Development & Industrial Training, ACS Environment, Administrative Reforms and HGRA, Principal Secretary Industries & Electronics and IT, Principal Secretary Power, CMD UHBVN & DHBVN, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Power, Government of India, Deputy Commissioner, Gurgaon (Haryana), Deputy Commissioner Karnal, Director Industries and Managing Director, Haryana Supply and Marketing Federation. He was also the Managing Director, Haryana Dairy Development Cooperative Federation Limited.

     

  • Sh. Naveen Mahajan

    Sh. Naveen MahajanMember, Rajasthan

    Sh. Naveen Mahajan

    Sh. Naveen Mahajan

    Member, Rajasthan

    SECRETARY-      WATER RESOURCES DEPARTMENT, COMMAND AREA DEVELOPMENT AND  INDIRA GANDHI NEHAR  DEPARTMENT.

    Born on 13th November, 1971 in Jalandhar, he did his entire schooling from his hometown and excelled both in academics and extracurricular activities.  He won the prestigious National Talent Search Exam Scholarship and topped India in Xth CBSE in Science apart from getting overall aggregate percentage of 93.6%.  He has been the Head Boy of his school (Apeejay School, Jalandhar) and the captain of the school cricket and volleyball team.  Mr. Mahajan has won several State Level and National Level prizes in quiz-competitions and debates.  

    However, he preferred joining Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh as a topper in Electronics and Electrical Communications and got picked up by Siemens and TCS at a lucrative package during campus placement but he chose to opt for Civil Services and secured an All India Rank of 22 in the prestigious Civil Services Examination.

     He has been awarded the best Collector State Award for his stint in Ajmer and also got the National Award for the pioneering work in NREGA in Ajmer from the Hon'ble Prime Minister of India.  His field level initiatives on Water Harvesting in the largely arid district of Churu were widely acknowledged by the State Government, NABARD and National Level Water Experts.

     He has held prestigious stints like being MD of RIICO, Project Director of ADB funded Urban Infrastructure Works and Finance Secretary of State Budget where he has been instrumental in piloting new initiatives and reforms in urban, investment and public procurement sectors. 

    He has played cricket at Punjab University Level during his college days but now he mostly plays tennis and has consistently won State Level Tournaments in Lawn Tennis. He has even clinched the National Gold in Tennis Doubles (Open Category) two years back in All India Services Tournament.

      

  • Sh. R.D Dhiman

    Sh. R.D DhimanMember, Himachal Pradesh

    Sh. R.D Dhiman

    Sh. R.D Dhiman

    Member, Himachal Pradesh

    Addl. Chief Secretary to Government of Himachal Pradesh

    Assignments: MPP & Power& Non-Conventional Energy Sources

    Brief Resume: I am Indian Administrative Service Officer allotted to State of Himachal Pradesh since 1988. I am Civil Engineering Graduate followed by M.A.(Governance & Development) from Institute of Development Studies(IDS), University of Sussex(U.K.). I have held different positions in the State Government of Himachal Pradesh including various field jobs such as Sub Divisional Magistrate/District Magistrate for 6-7 years.  I served as Head of Department for various departments such as Rural Development & Panchayati Raj, Food & Civil Supplies, Excise & Taxation, Cooperation, Agriculture, Labour & Employment, Social Justice & Empowerment, Animal Husbandry, Industries, Technical Education, Higher & Elementary Education, MPP & Power & NCES(DISCOM) and CMD, of H.P. State Electricity Board. I have also been Secretary, Rural Development & Panchayati  Raj, Principal Secretary in the Departments of Elementary Education, Higher Education, Food & Civil Supplies, Social Justice & Empowerment, Industries, Technical Education, Horticulture, MPP & Power etc. to Government of H.P. I have worked as Additional Chief Secretary (Personnel, Health & Family Welfare, Environment, Science & Technology and Training & Foreign Assignments) and also Chairman, Himachal Pradesh State Pollution Control Board. Presently, I am working as Additional Chief Secretary(MPP & Power/NCES/Industries/Labour & Employment) and Chairman, H.P. State Electricity Board Limited.

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