National Mineral Exploration Trust (NMET)National Mineral Exploration Trust (NMET)

National Mineral Exploration Trust (NMET)

(A not for profit body established by an Act of Parliament to promote mineral exploration)



Members of EC

Composition of the Executive Committee
Sl. No. List of Members Position
1. Secretary, Ministry of Mines Chairperson, ex officio
2. An officer not below the rank of Joint Secretary, Dept. of Atomic Energy Member, ex officio
3. An officer not below the rank of Joint Secretary, Ministry of Coal Member, ex officio
4. An officer not below the rank of Joint Secretary, Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas Member, ex officio
5. Joint Secretary and Financial Advisor of Ministry of Mines or Coal Member, ex officio
6. Director General of Geological Survey of India or any representative to be nominated by the Central Government Member, ex-officio
7. Controller General of Indian Bureau of Mines or any representative to be nominated by the Central Government Member, ex officio
8. One representative, not below the rank of Secretary to the State Government or equivalent, from the following (four) State Governments decided by the Central Government:
  1. Odisha
  2. Karnataka
  3. Rajasthan
  4. Chhattisgarh
Members, ex officio
9. Joint Secretary, in-charge of Exploration, Ministry of Mines Member Secretary, ex-officio
10. The following (five) technical experts nominated by the Chairperson, Executive Committee:
  1. Dr. A.K. Singh, Ex-CMD, CMPDI and Prof. ISM, Dhanbad
  2. Dr. V.P. Dimri, Ex-Director, NGRI, Hyderabad
  3. Dr. Bijendra Singh, Chief Scientist & Head, NGRI, Hyderabad
  4. Prof. Bhabesh Chandra Sarkar, ISM, Dhanbad
  5. Dr. P.R.Golani, Deputy Director General, GSITI, Hyderabad