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General Council

 

(2013-2017)

 

President
Dr. Vishwanath Prasad Tiwari
Dastavez
Betiahata
Gorakhpur-273 001
Mob: 09415691378
09810139991 (Delhi)

E-mail: vptiwari378@hotmail.com

 

Vice President
Dr. Chandrashekhar Kambar
"Siri Sampige"
No. 44, Ist Main,
Banashankari 3rd Stage, 4th Block
Bengaluru-560 085

Mob: 09448380824

Tel: 080-26890824

 

Financial Adviser

Sri Kumar Sanjay Krishna
Additional Secretary and Financial Adviser
Government of India
Ministry of Culture
Room No. 134
Krishi Bhavan

New Delhi-110 001

Tel: 011-23381363

 

 

Five persons nominated by the Government of India of whom one each shall be a representative of the Department of Culture, the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting and the National Book Trust, India, and two shall be other nominees:

Ministry of Culture

Ms. Shefali Shah
Joint Secretary to the Government of India
Ministry of Culture

Room No.-334, 'C' Wing
Shastri Bhavan

New Delhi-110 001

Tel: 011-23381198

 

Ministry of Information & Broadcasting
 Sri Mihir Kumar Singh, IAS
Joint Secretary (Policy & Admn.)
Ministry of Information & Broadcasting
Shastri Bhavan

New Delhi-110 001

Tel: 23384453 (O) / Telefax: 23387823

 

Representative of the National Book Trust, India

Sri Baldeo Bhai Sharma
Chairman
National Book Trust, India
Head Office: Nehru Bhavan

5, Institutional Area, Phase-II
Vasant Kunj, Delhi- 110 070

Tel: 011-26707700

E-mail: office.nbt@nic.in

 

Government of India Nominees

Dr. Pratyoosh Guleri
Kirti Kusum, Saraswati Nagar
P.O. Dari-176057

Dharamshala (H.P.)

 

Professor Bharati Ray
6B, Sonali
8/2A, Alipur Park Road
Kolkata-700 027

Mob: 09830787832 / Tel: 033-24790070 (R)
Fax: 033-22874890 / 033-22870028

E-mail: profbharatiray@gmail.com

 

One person from each of the State/Union Territories enumerated in the Constitution of India:

 

Andhra Pradesh

 

Dr. N. Gopi
# 13-1/5B

Srinivasapuram
Ramanthapur
Hyderabad-500 013

Mob: 09391028496

Tel: 040 - 27037585 / 040-27682294

 

Arunachal Pradesh

 

Professor Tamo Mibang
Director
Arunachal Institute of Tribal Studies
Rajiv Gandhi University
Rono Hills, P.O. Doimukh-791 112

Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh)

Mob: 09436633920 / Tel: 0360-22773772
Fax: 91-360-2277889

E-mail: tman@rediffmail.com

 

Assam

 

 

Vacant

 

Bihar

 

Dr. Ram Bachan Roy
4M/138, Bahadurpur Housing Colony
Bhootnath Road

Patna-800 026 (Bihar)

Mob: 09431023284 / Tel: 0612-2351435

 

Chattisgarh

 

 

Vacant

 

 

Goa

 

Dr. Tanaji Halarnakar
"Rajangan"
New Pundalik Nagar
Porvorim - Bardez

Goa-403 521

Mob: 09822825503 / Tel: 0832-2412069

Gujarat

 

 

 

 

Vacant

 

 

Haryana

 

Dr. Mukta
#239, Sector-45

HUDA

Gurgaon- 122 001

Mob: 09416273532

E-mail: drmukta51@gmail.com

 

Himachal Pradesh

 

Professor Varyam Singh
Saraj Colony

P.O. Banjar

Dist. Kullu - 175123

(Himachal Pradesh)

Mob: 09810647981

E-mail: varyans@rediffmail.com

 

Jammu & Kashmir

 

Professor Lalit Kumar Magotra
478, Sector-C
Sainik Colony

Jammu-180 011

Mob: 09419185188

Tel.: 0191-2468144

E-mail: lalitmangotra@yahoo.co.in

Jharkhand

 

Professor Rita Shukla
"Kahani"
Tagore Hill Road
Morabadi
Ranchi-834 008

(Jharkhand)

Mob: 09431174319

E-mail: shuklrita@gmail.com

Karnataka

 

Dr. Narahalli Balasubramanya
# 788, "Ranni Mane"
Kalyan Housing Society Layout
Bhuvaneshwarinagar
Jnana Bharati Post

Bangalore-560 056

Mob: 09902611666 / Tel: 080-23241877

E-mail: narahalli@gmail.com

 

Kerala

 

Sri Vijayakumar Kunissery
4E, S.S. Apartments

Third Street, Gopalapuram

Coimbatore - 641 018

Mob: 09843011169

E-mail: poetkunissery@gmail.com
vkkcbe@mpp.co.in

 

Madhya Pradesh

 

Sri Govind Mishra
HX-94, E-7
Arera Colony

Bhopal - 462 016

Mob: 0-9827560110

Tele: 0755-2467060

 

Maharashtra

 

Dr. Aruna Ramachandra Dhere
"Vidisha", 32-B
Tulsibagwale Colony
Sahakar Nagar No. 2

Pune-411 009

Tel: 020-24220280

E-mail: aruna.dhere@gmail.com

Manipur

 

Sri L. Birendrakumar Sharma
Yumnam Leikai
Chinga Mathak
Imphal-795 001

(Manipur)

Mob: 09863661902 / Tel: 0385-2444994

E-mail: laimayumbiren@gmail.com

 

Meghalaya

 

Dr. Sylvanus Lamare
Casa Pietatis
Golflinks
Khliehshnong

Shillong-793 001

Mob: 09862097716

E-mail: slamare@rediffmail.com

Mizoram

 

Professor R.L. Thanmawia
'Din Din Heaven'
M-24, Ramhlun South

Aizawl-796 012

Mob: 09612152442 / 09774401589
Tel: 0389-2330655 (O) / 0389-2340128 (R)

E-mail: raltemoia@gmail.com

 

Odisha

 

Professor Gopal Krushna Rath
C/o Dr. Padmanav Sahu

Qrs. No. 3R-9

Census Colony

Baramunda

Bhubaneswar - 751 003

Mob: 09437175700

 

Nagaland

 

 

 

Vacant

 

Punjab

 

Sri Amrik Gill
604, Ramkrishna
Malvani Mhada

Malad West

Mumbai-400 095

Mob: 09820044119 / Tel: +022-28809681

E-mail: amriksinghgill@gmail.com

 

Rajasthan

 

Sri Shyam Maharshi
Biggabas, Ward No. 14
Sri Dungargarh-331 803
Bikaner
(Rajasthan)
Mob: 09414416274

Tel: 01565-222670

Sikkim

 

Sri Thiru Prasad Nepal
Department of Land Revenue
Office of the District Collector
P.O. Namchi, South Sikkim
PIN-737 126
Mob: 09434864858

E-mail: thiruprasadnepal@gmail.com

 

Tamil Nadu

 

 

 

 

Vacant

 

Tripura

 

Dr. Braj Gopal Ray
Rabindrapalli
Hospital Road
P.O. Agartala
West Tripura
Tripura (West)
PIN-799001

Mob: 8794041651 / Tel: 0332-4386

 

Uttar Pradesh

 

Dr. Arunesh Neeran
Devaria Khas

Devaria- 274001 (UP)

Mob: 09451460030

E-mail: neeranarunesh48@gmail.com

 

Uttarakhand

 

Sri Leeladhar Jagoori
"Sitakuti"
7, Saraswati Enclave
Badripur Road
Jogiwala
Dehradun-248 005 (Uttarakhand)
Mob: 09411733588 / Tel: 0135-2666548

E-mail: akashgangauki@gmail.com

 

West Bengal

 

 

 

 

Vacant

Andaman & Nicobar

 

Dr. Vyasmani Tripathi
JG-167, Type-IV
Janglighat, Port Blair
Andman - 744 103

Mob: 09434286189 / Tel: 03192-237842

E-mail: tripathivyasmani@gmail.com

 

Chandigarh

 

Dr. Chander Trikha
# 473, Sector 32-A
Chandigarh
Mob: 09417004423

Tel: 0172-2604423

E-mail: chandertrikha@gmail.com

Delhi

 

Sri Bhanu Bharti
Theatre Director & Playwright
R/o 56-A, Pocket F
Mayur Vihar, Phase II

Delhi-110 091

 

Puducherry

 

Dr. R. Sambath
Plot No. 2, Second Cross
Ambal Nagar, Kaundan Palayam
Puducherry-605 009
Mob: 9790582266
Tel: 0413-2255817 (R) / 0413-2202635 (O)

E-mail: pilcsambath@gmail.com

 


Nominations from Nagaland, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu and Lakshadeep States/UTs awaited.

 

 

Language Representatives

 

One person to represent each of the languages enumerated in the Constitution of India and such other languages as may be recognized by the Sahitya Akademi:

 

Assamese

 

Ms. Arupa Barua
Vijaya Crescent
4th Floor B,
Kharghuli
Guwahati – 781 004 (Assam)
Mob: 09954705448
E-mail: arupa.assam@gmail.com

 

Bengali

 

Dr. Ramkumar Mukhopadhyay
Block C, Flat-2B
79, K. D. Mukherjee Road
Kolkata - 700 060
Tel: 09433011477

Tel: 033-23980136
E-mail: mukhopadhyayrk@gmail.com

Bodo

 

Dr. Premananda Machahary
Village Thaijuguri (Langhin)
P.O. Langhin Tiniali
Dist. Karbi Anglong
(Assam)
PIN-782 441
Tel: 919435621259 / Mob: 919678818158
E-mail: pmachahary@gmail.com;
pmoshahary@yahoo.com

Dogri

 

Sri Mohan Singh
Gurha Slathian
Mandi Udh (Dargali)
Dist. Samba, Jammu (J&K)

OR

Sri Mohan Singh
124, Dogra Hall
Jammu-180 001
Mob: 09419182817
E-mail: mohansinghduggar@gmail.com

 

English

 

Professor Malashri Lal
C-26

Chirag Enclave

New Delhi- 110 048

E-mail: malashri@hotmail.com

Gujarati

 

Sri Mansukhlal M. Salla
C/403, Surel Appartments
Opp. Devashish School
Judges Bunglow Area
Ahmedabad-380 015
Mob: 09824042453 / Tel: 079-2687-981

E-mail: mansukhsalla@gmail.com

 

Hindi

 

Professor Surya Prasad Dixit
"Sahityki"
D-54, Nirala Nagar
Lucknow-226020 (U.P.)
Mob: 09451123525 / Tel: 0522-2788452

E-mail: suryadixit123@gmail.com

 

Kannada

 

 

 

Vacant

Kashmiri

 

Professor Mohd. Zaman Azurdah
Hasanabad
Rainawari
Srinagar-190 003
(Jammu & Kashmir)
Mob: 09419007939
Tel: 0194 - 2472 344; 2425907

E-mail: azurdah@gmail.com

Konkani

 

Sri K. Gokuldas Prabhu
"Umed"
25-21-1320/42
New Majila Colony
Jeppu, Kankanady, P.O.
Mangalore-575 002
Mob: 09986074635/ Tel: 0824-2418511

E-mail: kgokuldasprabhu2001@yahoo.com

 

Maithili

 

Dr. Bina Thakur
Jha Bhawan
Opposite Dainik Jagran Office
Mirzapur Chowk
Darbhanga-846008
Mob: 09471640191 / Tel: 06272-220902

E-mail: binathakur54@gmail.com

 

Malayalam

 

Sri C. Radhakrishnan
Chamravattom P.O.

Malappuram Dist.

Tirur- 676 102
(Kerala)
Mob: 09846260733 / Tel: 0494-2563785

E-mail: chamravattom@sify.com

Manipuri

 

Dr. Huirem Behari Singh
Sagolband Meino Leirak
Imphal-795 001
Mob: 09436020987
Tel: 0385-2227408; 2224532 (R)

e-mail: beharihuirem@gmail.com

Marathi

 

Sri Kautikrao Thale Patil
'Abhijeet' 119
Mahatma Gandhinagar
Station Road
Aurangabad-431 005 (Maharashtra)

Tel: 0240-2321546

 

Nepali

 

Sri Prem Pradhan
"Saraswati Niwas"
Hotel Milkyway
37, Ladenla Road
Darjeeling-734 101 (W.B.)
Mob: 09434150956 / Tel: 0354-2256101

E-mail: premchandrapradhan@gmail.com

Odia

 

Dr. Gourahari Das
"Anubhav"
378, Baramunda Village
Bhubaneswar-551 003
Mob: 09437077288 / 09178467008
Tel: 0674-2561136 / Fax: 0674-2588518
E-mail: gourahari_das@rediffmail.com;
gourahari.d@casternmedia.in

 

Punjabi

 

Dr. Rawail Singh
G-I, Front Side, IInd Floor
South Extn. Part-II
New Delhi-110 049
Mob: 09212021195
Tel: 26261211 (R) / 23514692 (O)
Fax: 23615979
E-mail: rawailsingh@gmail.com

 

Rajasthani

 

Dr. Arjun Dev Charan
180-B, Lakshmi Nagar
Jodhpur
(Rajasthan)
Mob: 09829107751
E-mail: charanarjundeo@gmail.com

Sanskrit

 

Professor Harekrishna Satapathy
Vice-Chancellor
Rashtriya Sanskrit University
Tirupati - 517 507
(Andhra Pradesh)
Mob: 09440626551
Tel: 0877-2287680 (O) / 0877-2287826 (R)
E-mail: hks_vc@yahoo.co.in;
vc.vidyapeetha@gmail.com

 

Santali

 

Sri Gangadhar Hansdah
At- Madhuban, Ward No. 9
(Behind Ranisati Mandir)
Ranibagan, Madhuban
Dist. Mayurbhanj
(Odisha)
PIN-757 001
Mob: 09658217031/ Tel: 06792-257737
E-mail: gangadhar.hasda22@gmail.com

 

Sindhi

 

Dr. Prem Prakash
E/68/1060

Krishna Nagar
Saijpur Bogha
Ahmedabad - 382 345

Mob: 09426353918

Tel: 079-32509955

 

Tamil

 

Professor Krishnaswamy Nachimuthu
Professor & Coordinator

Department of Tamil

Central University of Tamilnadu

Collectorate Annexe

Thanjavur Road

Thiruvarur - 610 004 (Tamil Nadu)
Mob: 09486117259
Tel: 04366-277255

E-mail: tamizh_kina@yahoo.com;

tamizh_kina@hotgmail.com

OR

Prof. Krishnaswamy Nachimuthu
Vagali, 11/80, Kalidas Nagar

IInd Street, Vadavalli

Coimbatore- 641 041 (Tamil Nadu)

 

Telugu

 

Dr. C. Mrunalini
602, Eden-C

Casaparadiso Lodha

Sanath Nagar
Hyderabad - 500 018
Mob: 09849065147
E-mail: mrunalini8@gmail.com

 

Urdu

 

Sri Chandra Bhan Khayal
House No. 23, Gali No. 14-B
Kaushik Enclave
Burari Extension
Delhi-110 084
Mob: 09971903035 / Tel:011- 27611051
E-mail: cbkhayal@gmail.com

 

 

 

Twenty Representatives of the University :

 

ANDHRA PRADESH

(Osmania University)

 

Professor S.V. Satyanarayana
SRT-23, Azamabad
Near Ramnagar
Hyderabad - 500 020 (Andhra Pradesh)
Mob: 09618032390
Tel: 040-27634816 (R) / 040-27671877 (O)
E-mail: esveesatyam@yahoo.com

 

ASSAM

(Dibrugarh University)

 

Professor (Mrs.) Karabi Deka Hazarika
Vice-Chancellors Bunglow
Dibrugarh University
Dibrugarh - 786 004

(Assam)
Mob: 09435131848 / 0373-2370240 (O)
E-mail: karabidhazarika@gmail.com

BIHAR

(Patna University)

 

Professor Arun Kamal
4, "Maitri Shanti Bhavan"
B.M. Das Road
Patna-800 004 (Bihar)
Mob: 09931443866

Tel: 0612-2300240
E-mail: arunkamal1954@gmail.com

CHHATISGARH

(Pt. Ravishankar Shukla University)

 

Dr. Keshari Lal Verma
School of Studies in Literature and

Languages

(Behind) Pt. Ravishankar Shukla University
Raipur (C.G.) -492 010 (Chattisgarh)
Mob: 09827114146
Tel: 08527224400
E-mail: verma_kl@rediffmail.com

 

GUJARAT

(Saurashtra University)

 

Dr. Balvant Shantilal Jani
"TIRTH"
264, Janakpuri
University Road
Rajkot-360 005
(Gujarat)
Mob: 09825075098/9428207000
Tel: 0281-2577998 (R) / 0281-2588125 (O)
E-mail: balwantraijani@yahoo.com

 

JHARKHAND

(Sido Kanhu Murmu University)

 

Dr. Rita Roy
"Shreeniketanam"
R.N. Mukherjee Road
Castair's Town
B. Deoghar - 814 112
(Jharkhand)
Mob: 09430781153 / 08404844438
E-mail: drritaroyskmu@gmail.com

KARNATAKA

(Kannada University)

 

Dr. H. Nagaveni
Chief Librarian

Kannada University

Hampi

Vidyaranya- 583 276

Hospet (Tq.), Bellary (Dist.)
Tel: 08394-241218; Fax: 08394-241335
E-mail: docnagani@yahoo.in

KASHMIR

(University of Kashmir)

 

Professor Majrooh Rashid
'Abdul Rashid Malik'
Professor and Head
Department of Kashmiri
University of Kashmir
Hazratbal, Srinagar-190 006
Mob: 09419061043
Tel: 0194-2420078 / 0194-2420405
E-mail: majroohrashid@gmail.com

 

KERALA

 

 

 

 

 

Vacant

MAHARASHTRA

(Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur

University)

 

Dr. Akshaykumar Kale
"Prateekha"
57, Narkeshari Layout (East)
Jayprakash Nagar
Nagpur-440 025
Mob: 09325005871
E-mail: akshaykumar.kale8@gmail.com

 

MANIPUR

(Manipur University)

 

Dr. Toijam Rajen
Place Compound
Thangapat Mapal
Harikhagok, Makhong
Imphal-795 001 (Manipur)
Mob: 09862213124
E-mail: rajentoijam@gmail.com

 

MEGHALAYA

(North Eastern Hill University)

 

Professor Esther Syiem
Department of English
North-Eastern Hill University
Shillong-793 022
Mob: 09436336158 / 0364-2547775
E-mail: esthersyiem17@yahoo.co.in

MIZORAM

(Mizoram University)

 

Professor Margaret Ch. Zama
Professor, Department of English
Mizoram University
Aizawl-796 004 (Mizoram)

OR

Prof. Margaret Ch. Zama
Chawlhhmum Veng
Aizawl-796 009 (Mizoram)
Mob: 09436142413
Tel:0389-2332408(R)/0389-2330631 (O)
E-mail: margaretzama@yahoo.com

 

ODISHA

(Sambalpur University)

 

Dr. Krushna Chandra Pradhan
Professor of Odia
Sambalpur University
Jyotivihar, Burla
Sambalpur-768 019
(Odisha)
Mob: 09937795055 / Tel: 0663-2431329

E-mail: kcp.odia.su@gmail.com

PUNJAB

(Guru Nanak Dev University)

 

Dr. (Mrs.) Raminder Kaur
School of Punjabi Studies
Guru Nanak Dev University
Amritsar-143 005

(Punjab)
Mob: 09417275147

Tel: 0183-2503289

E-mail: raminderpbigndu@gmail.com

RAJASTHAN

(Mohanlal Sukhadia University)

 

Professor Madhav Hada
B-404 Silver Square Apartments
New Vidya Nagar
Hiranmagri, Sector No. 4
Udaipur-313 002 (Rajasthan)
Mob: 09414325302
Tel: +91-294-2470143 / 2470509

E-mail: madhavhada@gmail.com

 

TAMIL NADU

(The Tamil University)

 

Dr. R. Kamarasu
Appa Kudil
664, Bharathidasan Nagar
Kumarapuram
Mannargudi-614014
(Tamil Nadu)
Mob: 09443589189 / Tel: 04367-2244724
E-mail: kamarasu_era@yahoo.co.in

 

UTTAR PRADESH

(Aligarh Muslim University)

 

Professor Shafey Kidwai
B-22, Medical Colony
Aligarh Muslim University
Aligarh-202 002 (U.P.)
Mob:09412317370

Tel:0571-2720136 (R)
E-Mail: shafeykidwai@gmail.com

UTTARAKHAND

(Kumaun University)

 

Prof. Dev Singh Pokharia
Head, Department of Hindi
Kumaun University
SSJ Campus
Almora-263601 (Uttarakhand)
Mob: 094129796889 / Tel: 05962-231422
E-mail: profdpokharia@gmail.com

 

WEST BENGAL

(Jadavpur University)

 

Sri Sirshendu Mukhopadhyay
538, Jodhpur Park
Kolkata-700 068
Mob: 09433553204 / Tel: 033-24144000

E-mail: sirshendu_rediffmail.com

 

 

Eight persons eminent in the field of letters elected in their individual capacity by the General Council :

 

Professor Harish Trivedi
D-203, Vidisha Apartments

79, IP Extension

Delhi- 110092

Mob: 0-9818355433

Tel: 27666757 (O); 27662148 (R)

E-mail: harish.trivedi@gmail.com;

trivedih@vsnl.com

Professor Sitanshu Yashaschandra
302 - B
Shravan Residency
Cosmic Enclave, Sama
Vadodara - 390 024
Mob: 0-9228187436 / Tel: 0265-2788605

E-mail: sitanshuy@yahoo.com

 

Professor Radhavallabh Tripathi
21, Land Mark

(Near BHEL Sangam Colony/ Rajat Vihar)

Hoshangabad Road

Bhopal
Mob: 09999836088

E-mail: radhavallabh2002@gmail.com

 

Professor Nabaneeta Dev Sen
"Bhalo Bhasa"
72, Hindustan Park
Kolkata - 700 029
Mob: 09330806138

Tel: 91-33-24641603

e-mail: nabaneetadevsen@gmail.com

Dr. Chandrashekhar Kambar

"Siri Sampige"
No. 44, Ist Main,
Banashankari 3rd Stage, 4th Block
Bengaluru-560 085

Mob: 09448380824; Tel: 080-26890824

 

Smt. Padma Sachdev
B-242, Ist Floor
Chittaranjan Park
New Delhi 110 019

Mob: 9811147654

Tel: 26278786

Ms. S. Faustina 'Bama'
20, Chunnambukkara Street
Uthiramerur-603 406
Kanchipuram (District)
Tamil Nadu
Mob: 09444265203 / Tel: 044-27272672

E-mail: karukkubama@gmail.com

 

Professor Bhalchandra Nemade
202, Vijay Shree Durga GHS

Near V.N. Desai Hospital

6th Road, Santacruz (East)
Mumbai - 400 055
Tel: 022-26119911

E-mail: jnemade@hotmail.com

 

 

One representative of the Sangeet Natak Akademi

Smt. Helan Acharya
Secretary

Sangeet Natak Akademi

Rabindra Bhawan

35, Ferozeshah Road

New Delhi - 110 001
Tel: 011-3381833; 3387246; 3382495

 

One representative of the Lalit Kala Akademi

Dr. Sudhakar Sharma
Secretary

Lalit Kala Akademi

Rabindra Bhawan

35, Ferozeshah Road

New Delhi - 110 001

 

One representative of the Indian Council for Cultural Relations

Sri C. Rajasekhar
Director General

Indian Council for Cultural Relations

Azad Bhavan, Indraprastha Estate

New Delhi - 110 002
Tel: 011-23370471; 23378103

Fax: 23378647

E-mail: dgiccr@vsnl.net

 

One representative of the Indian Publishers :

Sri Arun Maheshwari
4695, 21-A, Daryaganj

New Delhi - 110 002

Tel: 011-23273167 / 23275710
Mob: 09811053214

E-mail: arunkidaak@gmail.com; vaniprakashan@gmail.com

 

One representative of the Raja Rammohun Roy Library Foundation :

Dr. Arun Kumar Chakraborty
Director General
Raja Rammohun Roy Library Foundation
Block DD-34, Sector-I
Salt Lake City
Kolkata - 700 064
Tel: 2337-3463-64
Fax: 91-(033)-2337-3465
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