Scientific Advisory Committee

A. Official Members

Dr. M. Jawaharlal, Director of Extension Education ,

Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore- 641003

Dr.V. K. Paulpandi, Dean, Agricultural College and Research Institute, Madurai
Dr.S. Amutha, Dean, Community Science College and Research Institute, Madurai
Dr.D.S. Rajavel, Professor and Head, Regional Research Station, Aruppukottai
Dr. R. Vimala, Professor and Head, Cotton Research Station,

Srivilliputhur

Dr. R.Vijayalakshmi,  Programme Coordinator,

Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Aruppukottai, Virudhunagar district

Th.V. Dhavamuni, Deputy Director of Agriculture (GOI), Department of Agriculture, Virudhunagar district
Dr. G.Bhoopathi, Deputy Director of Horticulture,  Department of  Horticulture, Virudhunagar district
Dr.A.Nachiyar ammal,  Deputy Director ( Seed Inspection & Organic Certification), Virudhunagar district
Th. R.Thomas, Executive Engineear,  Agricultural Engineering Department, Virudhunagar district
Th. B.Radhakrishnan,  Asstistant Director of Horticulture, Virudhunagar
Th.G.Rengarajan, Assistant Engineer, Department of Agriculture Engineering, Virudhunagar district
Th.M.G. Umachandran, Senior Divisional Manager, The New India Assurance Co Ltd., Virudhunagar district
Th.V.Veereswarn, Farm Manager, Goat Farm, Veterinary & Animal Science, Virudhunagar district
Dr.M.S.Murugan. Assistant Professor, Veterinary University Training and  Research Centre , Rajapalayam, Virudhunagar district
Th. Pon. Dhanabalan, Programme Executive, All  India Radio, Chokkikulam, Madurai
Th.V.S.Balasubramanian, DDM, NABARD, Virudhunagar
Dr. K.S. Selvi, Inspector of Sericulture, Srivilliputhur O/o  Assistant Director of Sericulture, Tenkasi
Dr. V. Mahalakshmi, Agricultural officer, UzhavarSandhai, O/o Deputy Director of Agriculture,  Agrl. Marketing, Virudhunagar
Dr.M.Senthil Kumar, Nodal officer, KVK, O/o DEE, TNAU, Coimbatore
Dr. S. Nandhagopal, Veterinary Doctor, Veterinary Hospital, Sivakasi
Th. R.Ponnukumar, Project Officer, MahalirThittam, Virudhunagar
Th.S.Viswanathan, LDM, Virudhunagar
Dr.K.R.Rajadurai, Assistant Professor  (Hort.), RRS, Aruppukottai
Dr.R.Durai Singh, Professor (Agronomy), RRS, Aruppukottai
Dr. B. BhakiyathuSaliha,Assistant Professor (SS&AC), KVK, Aruppukottai
Dr.K.Manonmani, Assistant Professor (Pl.Path.), KVK, Aruppukottai
Dr.A.Vijayakumar, Assistant Professor (FSN), KVK, Aruppukottai
Th. R. Karthik, Farm Manager, KVK, Aruppukottai
Tmt. M. Kavitha, Programme Assistant( Tech), KVK, Aruppukottai

B. SAC Members

Big Farmer

  • D. Arjunan, S/o. Durairaj, PannaiMoondraippu, Aruppukottai, Virudhunagardisrict

Small Farmer

  • C. Sivasamy, S/O. Chokkalingam, T.Veppakulam, V.Nangoor (P), Kariyapatti block, Virudhunagar district

Farm Women

  • S. Dhanamaniammal, W/o Seeni, Gopalapuram, Aruppukottai block, Virudhunagar district
  • V.Pushpam, W/o Vengudusamy, 1/142, Muthuramalingapuram, M Rediapatti block, Virudhunagar district

C. Non Official Members / Entrepreneurs

1. Th.S.Navirajan

14, GramaMunisip Street,

Aruppukottai, Virudhunagar district

2. Th..S.Sivakumar,

Chinnathathampatti

Virudhunagar block

Virudunagar district

3. Th.P.Ramalingam

Sivabala Mushroom  Farm

Kariyanendhal

Kariyapatti block

Virudhunagar district

D. Member Secretary:

Dr.R.Vijayalakshmi, Programme Co-ordinator, ICAR-KVK, Aruppukottai had presented Action Taken Report (ATR) on the recommendations of 6th SAC meeting in terms of activities carried out by the KVK.