CONSTITUTION OF THE BOARD

The Meghalaya State Pollution Control Board was constituted under Section 4 of the Water (Prevention & Control of Pollution) Act, 1974 by the Government of Meghalaya vide Notification No. PHE. 161/83/1 Dated the 16th November, 1983. The Government of Meghalaya vide Notification No.ENV.6/2008/106 Dated the 15th May, 2014 has transferred the Meghalaya State Pollution Control Board from the Administrative Control of the Public Health Engineering Department to the Forests and Environment Department. The last reconstitution of the Board was notified vide Notification No. ENV./6/2008/307 Dated 20th November 2014.

The Board consists of 17(seventeen) members nominated by the State Government as per provisions laid down in Sub-Section (2) of Section 4 of the Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1974. Besides the Chairman and the Member Secretary, there are 5(five) official members representing various State Government Departments, 5(five) members representing Local Authorities, 2(two) Members representing the Companies or Corporations owned, managed or controlled by the State Government and 3(three) Non-official Members. The list of the present Members of the Board is given below:-

CURRENT LIST OF BOARD MEMBERS

1.
Shri. C. P. Marak, IFS, Principal Chief Conservator of Forests (Territorial) Chairman
2.
Shri. J. H. Nengnong, Senior Environmental Engineer, MSPCB Member Secretary
 
OFFICIAL MEMBERS
3.
Chief Conservator of Forests/Conservator of Forests nominated by the principal Chief Conservator of Forests & HoFF, Meghalaya Member
4.
Chief Engineer
Public Health Engineering, Meghalaya, or his nominee
Member
5.
The Director of Industries,
Meghalaya, or his nominee
Member
6.
The Director of Health Services (Research, etc),
Meghalaya, or his nominee
Member
7.
The Director, Urban affairs,
Meghalaya, or his nominee
Member
 
MEMBERS FROM LOCAL AUTHORITIES
8.
The Chief Executive Member,
Khasi Hills Autonomous District Council or his nominee
Member
9.
The Chief Executive Member,
Jaintia Hills Autonomous District Council or his nominee
Member
10.
The Chief Executive Member,
Garo Hills Autonomous District Council or his nominee
Member
11.
The Chairman
Shillong Municipal Board or his nominee
Member
12.
The Chairman
Tura Municipal Board or his nominee
Member
 
REPRESENTATIVES FROM CORPORATIONS
13.
The Managing Director
Meghalaya Industrial Development Corporation or his nominee
Member
14.
The Managing Director
Meghalaya Mineral Development Corporation or his nominee
Member
 
NON-OFFICIAL MEMBER
15.
Shri. Sanggra A. Sangma (M.A, B.Ed, M.Phil),
Asst. Professor, Don Bosco College, Tura
Member
16.
Dr. (Mrs) M.P.R Lyngdoh (MA, PhD) (Retd),
Principal, Shillong College, Shillong
Member
17.
Presently Vacant Member

 

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