Dr. Himanshu Pathak, Director from 01.08.2016

Division wise:

Crop Improvement Division: Plant Breeding, Genetic and Cyto Genetics, Economic Botany, Biotechnology

Crop Production Division:
Agronomy, Fish and Fisheries Unit, Soil Science and Microbiology, Agricultural Engineering, Instrumentation

Crop Protection Division: Pathology, Entomology

Crop Physiology and Biochemistry Division

Social Science: Agricultural Statistics and Economics, Extension, Communication and Training

CRURRS, Hazaribag















Dr O.N. Singh, Head

Plant Breeding
Dr J.N. Reddy, Principal Scientist
Dr (Mrs.) Mira Kumari Kar, Principal Scientist
Dr S.K. Pradhan, Principal Scientist
Dr L.K. Bose, Principal Scientist
Dr K. Chattopadhyay, Principal Scientist
Dr S.K. Dash, Senior Scientist
Dr.A. Anandan, Senior Scientist
Shri J. Meher, Scientist (SS)
Dr. Ramlakhan Verma, Scientist
S.K. Ghritlahre, Scientist
Dr. Sutapa Sarkar, Scientist
Muhammed Azharudeen TP, Scientist

Genetics and Cytogenetics

Shri R.K. Sahu, Scientist (SG)
Shri S.S.C. Pattanaik, Scientist (SG)

Economic Botany

Dr B.C. Patra, Principal Scientist
Dr H.N. Subudhi, Principal Scientist
Shri B.C. Marndi, Scientist (SG)
Dr. (Mrs.) Priyadarsini Sanghamitra, Scientist


Dr (Mrs) S. Samantaray, Principal Scientist
Dr L. Behera, Principal Scientist
Dr J.L. Katara, Scientist
Shri Soham Ray, Scientist
Dr. N. Umakanta, Scientist
Kutubuddin Ali Molla, Scientist
Shri Parameswaran, C, Scientist







Crop Production DIVISION

Dr A.K. Nayak, Head

Dr Sanjoy Saha, Principal Scientist
Dr B.B. Panda,
Principal Scientist
Dr Annie Poonam, Senior Scientist
Shri Banwari Lal, Scientist
Mrs. Priyanka Gautam, Scientist
Dr. (Mrs.) Sushmita Munda, Scientist

Shri S. Chatterjee, Scientist

Fish and Fishery
Dr P.K. Nayak, Principal Scientist

Soil Science/Soil Chem./
Fertility & Microbiology
Dr Sangita Mohanty, Scientist
Dr Mohammad Shahid, Scientist
Shri Anjani Kumar, Scientist

Dr. Dibyendu Chatterjee, Scientist
Dr. Debarati Bhaduri, Scientist

Soil Science/Soil Chem./Soil Water Conservation

Dr Rahul Tripathi, Scientist


Dr T.K. Danger, Principal Scientist
Dr. P. Panneerselvam, Senior Scientist
Dr Upendra Kumar, Scientist

FM and Power

Dr S. P. Patel, Principal Scientist
Shri P.K. Guru

Agril. Structure and Process Engineering

Soil and Water Conservation Engineering
Shri M. Debnath, Scientist







Crop Protection DIVISION
Dr (Mrs.) Mayabini Jena, Head

Agril. Entomology
Dr P.C. Rath, Principal Scientist
Dr S.D. Mohapatra, Principal Scientist
Shri N.K.B. Patil, Scientist
Dr. Guru Prasanna Pandi G, Scientist
Dr. Basana Gowda G, Scientist

Plant Pathology
Dr. A.K. Mukherjee, Senior Scientist
Dr. Srikanta Lenka, Senior Scientist
Dr. Manas Kumar Bag, Senior Scientist
Shri Manoj Kumar Yadav, Scientist
Shri Aravindan S., Scientist
Shri Raghu S, Scientist
Dr. Prabhukarthikeyan SR, Scientist
Mathew Seikholen Baite, Scientist

Shri S.S. Pokhare, Scientist (On study leave)

Agricultural Chemicals
Dr Totan Adak, Scientist






Biochemistry, Physiology & Environmental Sciences DIVISION

Dr S.G. Sharma, Head

Shri Torit Baran Bagchi, Scientist
Dr. Awadhesh Kumar, Scientist
Mrs. Nabaneeta Basak, Scientist
Shri G. Kumar, Scientist

Plant Physiology
Dr R.K. Sarkar, Principal Scientist
Dr (Mrs.) Padmini Swain, Principal Scientist
Dr M.J. Baig, Principal Scientist
Dr. Koushik Chakraborty, Scientist






Dr P. Samal, Principal Scientist & Head (I/c)

Agricultural Economics

Dr. Biswajit Mandal, Senior Scientist

Agricultural Statistics
Shri N.N. Jambhulkar, Scientist

Extension, Communication and Training
Dr N. C. Rath, Principal Scientist
Dr G.A.K. Kumar, Principal Scientist
Dr. S.K. Mishra, Principal Scientist
Dr (Mrs.) Lipi Das, Senior Scientist


KVK, Santhapur

Dr S.M. Prasad, Principal Scientist & OIC 





CRURRS, Hazaribagh (Jharkhand)
Dr D. Maiti, Officer-in-Charge

Plant Breeding

Dr N.P. Mandal, Principal Scientist
Dr. Yogesh Kumar, Senior Scientist

Shri C.V. Singh, Senior Scientist

Plant Pathology
Dr. S. Bhagat, Senior Scientist







RRLRRS, Gerua (Assam)
Dr Khem Bahadur Pun, Officer-in-Charge

Plant Breeding


Dr. Teekam Singh, Senior Scientist
Shri B.B. Satapathy, Scientist

Dr. Kanchan Saikia, Senior Scientist