Governing Council
Industry Representations

  Name Member Mill Designation Remarks
Details Shri Arun Kumar Lohia Alliance Mills (Lessees) Pvt. Ltd. Chairman, IJIRA  
Shri Jagdish Sarda Advisor, The Empire Jute Co. Ltd. Vice Chairman, IJIRA  
Shri Manish Poddar Budge Budge Co. Ltd. Chairman, IJMA As per the provision of the Memorandum of Association
Shri Raghavendra Gupta Deputy Chairman, IJMA Member
Details Shri Dharam  Chand  Baheti Gloster Ltd. Elected Member  
Details Shri Awanti Kumar Kankaria Bally Jute Co. Ltd. Elected Member  
Shri Srivasta Kajaria MREL: India Jute Mill Elected Member  
Details Shri Sanjay Hada Reliance Jute Mills (International) Ltd. Member  
Details Shri Utkarsh Kanoria Cheviot Co. Ltd. Elected Member  
Details Shri Sushant Kumar Agarwal Kamarhatty Co. Ltd. Elected Member  
Shri Varun Maskara The Mahabir Jute Mills. Elected Member  
Details Shri Samir Kumar Chandra Hukumchand Jute Mill. Elected Member  
Details Shri G.R. Verma Birla Jute Mill. Elected Member  
Details Shri Raghav Kajaria MREL: Gondalpara Jute Mill Special Invitee  

Government Representatives

  Name Member Mill Designation Remarks
Shri Moloy Chandan Chakrabortty, IDAS Hon'ble Jute Commissioner
Govt. of India, Ministry of Textiles
As per the provision of the Memorandum of Association
Details Shri Kousik Chakraborty, IOFS Deputy Jute Commissioner, Govt. of India, Ministry of Textiles. As per the provision of the Memorandum of Association.
Shri H. K. Nanda Director (Jute), Govt. of India, Ministry of Textiles. As per the provision of the Memorandum of Association.
Arvind Kumar M, ITS Secretary, NJB. As per the provision of the Memorandum of Association.

Government Nominations

  Name Designation Remarks
Details Dr. A Mukhopadhyay Representative, Ministry of Science & Technology Advisor & Head (INSPIRE & FIST Program) Department of Science and Technology Nominated by Ministry of Science & Technology.
Representative, Planning Commission. Nominee Member As per the provision of the Memorandum of Association.
Details Prof. Samit Chattopahyay Director
CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical Biology
4, Raja S.C. Mullick Road
Kolkata-700 032
Email- director@iicb.res.in
As per the provision of the Memorandum of Association.

IJIRA Council Nominations

  Name Institution Designation Remarks
Details Dr. Pradip Kumar Das
Principle Scientist & I/C AINP on Jute & Allied Fibers
Regional Agricultural Research Station, Assam Agricultural University, Sillongani, Nagaon Nominee Member Nominated by IJIRA Council
Details Dr. Siddharta Roy
Bose Institute
93/1, Acharya Prafulla Chandra Road
Kolkata-700009
director@jcbose.ac.in
Director Nominated by IJIRA Council


Ex - Officio

  Name Member Mill Designation Remarks
Details Dr. Uma Sankar Sarma, Director, IJIRA Ex – Officio Member As per the provision of the Memorandum of Association.