Monthly Archives: December 2015

Thinking out of the box

The fourth gfiles Governance Awards feted officers and administrators from across the country for their achievements in the field of governance. These were the people whose work touched the lives of millions and impacted them positively by Narendra Kaushik Union … Continue reading

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Gfiles Governance Awards – Dr Anil Kakodkar, Nuclear scientist

For distinguished service in the field of nuclear science, with massive contribution for the advancement of the science and India’s nuclear energy programme Born on November 11, 1943, in Barwani village of Madhya Pradesh, Dr Anil Kakodkar joined the Bhabha … Continue reading

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Gfiles Governance Awards – Ajay Singhal Irrs

For successfully overseeing the initiative on spec-trum monitoring and licence administration, ensuring violation-free usage of satellite spectrum in India An officer of the Indian Radio Regulatory Service, Ajay Singhal has been cred­ited with successfully overseeing the mission to provide an … Continue reading

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Gfiles Governance Awards – Dr Shalini Rajneesh IAS

For outstanding contribution towards women’s empowerment and developing measures to improve public administration efficiency Dr Shalini Rajneesh is a women’s topper and youngest member of the 1989 batch of the IAS. As Principal Secretary, Department of Personnel and Administrative Reforms, … Continue reading

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Gfiles Governance Awards – Dr S Vijayakumar IAS

For successful contributions towards empowering persons with disabilities through participative inclusion in the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MnreGS) Dr S Vijayakumar, an IAS officer of the 1993 batch of the Tamil Nadu cadre, has a distinguished record … Continue reading

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RS Nayak, Engineer

For outstanding contributions in developing and improving civic amenities, serving to provide an exemplary model on sustainable ground water utilisation for the nation as a whole In 1995, Belgaum city in Karnataka was faced with severe scarcity of water, with … Continue reading

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Gfiles Governance Awards – Amulya Patnaik IPS

For successfully improving crime investigation and initiating a support programme for victims of traumatic crimes An IPS AGMUT-cadre officer of the 1985 batch, Amulya Patnaik is a renowned personality in the field of law and order. His dedication and impeccable … Continue reading

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Gfiles Governance Awards – Anshul Mishra IAS

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 A Tamil Nadu-cadre IAS officer of the 2004 batch, Anshul Mishra is a postgraduate in … Continue reading

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Gfiles Governance Awards – PK Deshmukh IAS

For contributing towards agricultural development and e-governance for crop pest surveillance An Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer of the 1995 batch of the Maharashtra cadre, PK Deshmukh has served the government in various capacities. He has been involved in a … Continue reading

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Gfiles Governance Awards – Rakesh Kumar Gupta, IAS

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 A 1986-batch IAS officer of the Jammu & Kashmir cadre, Rakesh Kumar Gupta has had a distinguished … Continue reading

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