Rajiv Yadav, Chairman of Brahmaputra Board participated in expert talk on Sustainable Development was delivered at Kaziranga University .
An expert talk on Sustainable Development was delivered at Kaziranga University on 28th November 2018. The distinguished speaker was Rajiv Yadav, Chairman of the Brahmaputra Board, Ministry of Water Resources, Government of India.
With a keen interest in Sustainable Development covering all aspects of human existence, Rajiv Yadav joined the Indian Administrative Service (IAS) in 1981, serving for nine years in Assam, in several important assignments such as Head of Department in both Rural Development and Non-Conventional Energy Departments. He held senior positions in the Ministries of Commerce & Industry, Roads Transport & Highways and Chemicals & Fertilisers. Yadav has also served as the Chairman of Assam Power Distribution Co., Assam Power Corporation and Assam Power Transmission Co.
Yadav deliberated upon the need for understanding sustainable development to the students of Engineering, Business & Management and Social Science at Kaziranga University.
Students and Faculty members of the different schools of Kaziranga University attended the talk, learning about the significance of Sustainable Development in the 21st century, and enlightening themselves with the nuances of this revolutionary ideal.