Task Force On Leveraging The Post Office Network
The Government of India has decided to set up a Task Force on Leveraging the Post Office Network.
The objective behind setting up of the Task Force is to transform the Post Office Network in keeping with changing market trends and competition.
This will include rationalization of the network with focus on mail/parcel services, particularly in rural areas, upgradation of infrastructure/ technology, incorporating global best practices, introducing new services and participation of multiple players.
The Terms of Reference (TOR) for the Task Force are as under:
The Task Force will devise its own mechanism / modalities to examine the issues mentioned in the ToRs and submit its Report within three months from the date of constitution.
The composition of Task Force is as follows:
Shri T.S.R. Subramanian
( Retired Cabinet Secretary ) Chairman
TSR Subramanian is a former cabinet secretary of the India. He is a 1961 batch Indian Administrative Service officer from Uttar Pradesh Cadre.
Shri T.V Mohandas Pai ( Bangalore ) Member
T.V. Mohandas Pai is the Chairman of Manipal Global Education. He used to be a Member of the Board of Directors of Infosys, and Head Administration, Education and Research, Financial, Human Resources, and Infosys Leadership Institute.
Shri G.N. Bajpai ( Mumbai, Former Chairman, SEBI ) Member
Shri Ghyanendra Nath Bajpai is a distinguished leader in Indian business, was the Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI). Mr. Bajpai is known for his visionary leadership and exemplary integrity. He has served/serves as non-executive chairman and a director on corporate boards in India and other countries, received awards for contribution to business, and authored several books.
Dr. Ravindra H. Dholakia ( IIM, Ahmedabad ) MemberProf. Dholakia is on the faculty of Economics Area at IIM Ahmedabad since 1985. He has about 37 years of experience of teaching Economics to different groups like students, executives, policy makers and senior government officers.
Shri R.S. Sharma ( Secretary (E & IT), Government of India ) - Member
R. S. Sharma joined the Indian Administrative Service (IAS) in 1978. In 1986, he wrote a program in DBASE, a programming language that would keep a record of all stolen firearms in the crime-prone district.
Shri L. C. Goyal ( Secretary, Department of Rural Development, Government of India ) Member
Shri L. C. Goyal, a 1979 batch IAS officer of Kerala cadre, is presently working as Secretary in Department of Rural Development.
Shri Rakesh Garg ( Secretary, Department of Telecom, Government of India ) Member
Shri Rakesh Garg is currently working as Secretary in Department of Telecom
Ms. Kavery Banerjee ( Secretary, Department of Posts, Government of India ) Member
Ms. Kavery Banerjee, IPoS 78, is presently working as Secretary, Department of Posts
Shri Kamleshwar Prasad ( Member (o), Department of Posts ) Member
Shri Kamleshwar Prasad, is a retired Member, Postal Services Board, Department of Posts
Shri Vasumitra ( CPMG, Delhi Circle, Department of Posts ) MemberShri Vasumitra is presently working as Chief Postmaster General, Delhi Circle
Individuals, Groups and potential stake holders can give their feedback and suggestions on website (www.indiapost-taskforce.in), e-mail (email@example.com), (firstname.lastname@example.org) or by post to Member Secretary, Task Force on Leveraging the Post Office Network, 3rdFloor, Meghdoot Bhawan, Jhandewalan, New Delhi-110001.