MINISTRY OF FINANCE
(Department of Revenue)
New Delhi, the 5th October, 2018
S.O. 5160(E).--Whereas in exercise of the powers conferred by section 35AC of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (43
of 1961) read with rule 11G of the Income Tax Rules, 1962, the Central Government constituted the National Committee
for Promotion of Social and Economic Welfare vide notification of the Government of India, Ministry of Finance
(Department of Revenue) number S.O. 5(E) dated the 2nd January, 1992 published in the Gazette of India Extraordinary
Part II, Section 3, Sub-Section (ii) dated the 2nd January,1992 as amended by notification numbers S.O.926(E) dated the
22nd December, 1994, notification number S.O. 892(E) dated the 23rd December, 1997; notification number S.O.444(E)
dated the 21st May, 2001; notification number S.O. 1258(E) dated the 9th November, 2004; notification number 227(E)
dated 1st February, 2008; notification number S.O. 218(E) dated the 1st February, 2011; notification number S.O. 654(E)
dated the 4th March, 2014 and notification number S.O. 1021(E) dated the 31st March, 2017.
And whereas, in terms of sub-rule (1) of Rule 11G of the Income Tax Rules, 1962, by the aforesaid notification,
fourteen persons were appointed by the Central Government as Chairman and members of the said Committee;
And whereas, the term of the Chairman and members of the aforesaid Committee ended on 30th March, 2018.
And whereas, the term of the Chairman and members of the aforesaid Committee was extended for a further period of six
months i.e. upto 30th September, 2018 vide notification number S.O. 1658(E) dated the 17th April, 2018.
Now, therefore, in exercise of the powers conferred by section 35AC of the Income Tax Act, 1961 (43 of 1961)
read with sub-rule (1) and (3) of rule 11G of the Income Tax Rules, 1962, the Central Government hereby extend the
tenure of following persons as Chairman and members of the National Committee for Promotion of Social and Economic
Welfare for a further period of six months w.e.f. 1st October, 2018.
1 Justice R.C. Lahoti Former Chief Justice of India Chairman
2 Shri Amardeep Singh Vice Chairman, Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan Member
Cheema and Social activist
3 Dr. Amiya Kumar Sharma Executive Director, Rahstriya Gramin Vikas Member
4 Shri Baldev Chowdhary Ex-Chairman, UP Congress Committee SC/ST Member
5 Smt. Chetna Sinha Micro Finance and Women Entrepreneurship, Member
Founder & Chairperson, Mann Deshi Bank
6 Shri D.R. Mehta Padam Bhushan and Retired Civil Servant, Member
Founder & Chief Patron, Bhagwan Mahaveer
Viklang Sahayta Samiti (BMVSS), Jaipur.
7 Shri Enrico Piperno Former Tennis Player and coach Member
8 Shri Habib A. Fakih Specialist in local self government and Public Member
Administration, Vice President, The Federation of
Linguistic & Religious Minorities Education
9 Prof. Naladi Samuyelu Emeritus Professor, Deptt. Of Sociology & Social Member
Work, Acharya Nagarjuna University, Guntur
10 Dr. Naresh Gupta Director, Professor, Maulana Azad Medical Member
College and Associated hospitals, New Delhi
11 Shri Sanjiv Kumar Arora Chartered Accountant Member
12 Smt. Shameema Raina Social worker Member
13 Smt. Shashikala Vamanan Educationist Member
14 Shri Vinayak Lohani Social Entrepreneur and founder of Parivar Member
MAKKHAN LAL MEENA, Dy. Secy. (National Committee)
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SARVESH KUMAR KUMAR SRIVASTAVA
SRIVASTAVA Date: 2018.10.06 16:32:30