About SLNA

STATE LEVEL NODAL AGENCY

The State Level Nodal Agency (SLNA) for IWMP has been constituted as an autonomous Society namely “West Bengal State Watershed Development Agency” (WBSWDA) vide Government of West Bengal, Department of Agriculture Notification no. 1628-Inpt./9M-67/08 (Pt.I), dated Kolkata, the 12th October, 2011(Annexure I, page60). The compositionof Governing Body of the WBSWDA is as follows:

Sl Name Designation
1 Chief Secretary, Government of West Bengal Chairman
2 Representative from Department of Agriculture & Cooperation (DAC), Government of India Member
3 Representative from Department of Land Resources, Ministry of Rural Development, Government of India. Member
4 Representative from National Rainfed Area Authority (NRAA), Government of India. Member
5 Representative from National Bank for Agriculture & Rural Development (NABARD). Member
6 Secretary, Panchayat & Rural Development Department, Government of West Bengal. Member
7 Secretary, Animal Resource Development Department, Government of West Bengal. Member
8 Secretary, Water Resource Investigation & Development Department, Government of West Bengal. Member
9 Secretary, Forest Department, Government of West Bengal. Member
10 Secretary, Power & Non-Conventioal Energy Sources Department, Government of West Bengal. Member
11 Secretary, FPI & Horticulture Department, Government of West Bengal. Member
12
Secretary, Fisheries Department, Government of West Bengal. Member
13 Secretary, Irrigation & Waterways Department, Government of West Bengal. Member
14
Secretary, Agriculture Department, Government of West Bengal. Member Convener
15
CEO & Secretary, WBSWDA. Member Secretary
16
The O.S.D & Ex-officio Director of Agriculture, Government of West Bengal
Member
17
The Director, Department of Horticulture, Government of West Bengal Member
18 The Director, Animal Resource Development Department, Government of West Bengal Member
19 The Director, Department of Fisheries, Government of West Bengal Member
20 The Chief Engineer (CE-1), Water Resources Investigation & Development Department, Government of West Bengal Member
21 The Director, State Agriculture Management & Extension Training Institute (SAMETI), Narendrapur, West Bengal Member
22 Representative from an NGO working in this field. Member