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To assist the said Authority, Central Government, in consultation with the State Government of Odisha, hereby constitutes the State Level Expert Appraisal Committee, Odisha (hereinafter referred to as SEAC) which shall comprise the following Members, namely:

SEAC Committee Members, Odisha

1 Shri Sashi Paul, IFS (Retired Principal Chief Conservator of Forests (Wildlife), Government of Odisha) Chairman, SEAC
2 Dr. K. Murugesan, IFS (Director, Environment-cum-Special Secretary, F&E department Govt. of Odisha) Member Secretary, SEAC
3 Dr. Rabi Narayan Patra Member, SEAC
4 Dr.Chittaranjan Panda, Retired as Chief Scientist and Head of Environment and Sustainability, Department of CSIR-IMMT, Bhubaneswar Member, SEAC
5 Dr. Ashok Kumar Sahu, Chief Scientist and Head, Mineral Processing Department, CSIR-Institute of Minerals and Materials Technology, Member, SEAC
6 Professor (Dr.) Himanshu BhusanSahu, Department of Mining Engineering National Institute of Technology, Rourkela Member, SEAC
7 Er. Fakir Mohan Panigrahi, Retired Superintending Engineer (Civil) Works Department Member, SEAC
8 Dr. Bijoy Kumar Satpathy, Visiting Scientist, Indian Institute of Technology Bhubneshwar, Retired Executive Director, Research and Development NALCO Member, SEAC
9 Dr. Kishore Chandra Sekhar Panigrahi, Reader, School of Biological Sciences, National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER), Bhubaneswar Member, SEAC
10 Shri Jayant Kumar Das, Indian Forest Services (Retired ex. Conservator of Forests) Member, SEAC
11 Dr. (Mrs.) Abanti Sahoo, Professor, Chemical Engineering Department, National Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela Member, SEAC
12 Bijaya Kumar Behera (Chief, Environmental Engineer, Odisha Pollution Control Board) Nodal Officer, SEAC