P Narahari Commissioner, Public Relations and Aviation, Madhya Pradesh
For unique socio-economic development initiatives
Amechanical engineer, postgraduate in economics, he is a 2001-batch of the Madhya Pradesh cadre. He is currently Commissioner, Public Relations and Aviation, Madhya Pradesh. In Singrauli, Narhari ensured peaceful and smooth land acquisition, along with effective resettlement and rehabilitation, for a major power project, which was replicated elsewhere. In 2006, the then Finance Minister, P Chidambaram, acknowledged his contribution to urban planning in his Budget speech. He developed a detailed project report for Indore. He has also worked for girl child empowerment under the Ladli Laxmi Yojna.
I am overwhelmed to receive this prestigious Award. As a Civil Servant work done in the field has always been to bring Public, Public Representatives and Govt machinery on a single platform. Any recognition for my work is a vindication of the above set of people. Thank you Gfiles once again for the motivation.
Hemant Wayangankar received the award on behalf of P Narahari from Gen VK Singh MoS External Affairs