High Powered Review Board

A High Powered Review Board to oversee the work of the Brahmaputra Board was constituted with the Union Minister of Water Resources as the Chairman and Chief Ministers of Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland and Tripura and Union Ministers / Ministers of State for Finance, Transport, Power, Agriculture, Central Water Commission as Members. The Chairman, Brahmaputra Board is the Member-Secretary and the Member, River Management(RM), Central Water Commission (CWC) is a permanent invitee. The High Powered Review Board of Brahmaputra Board was constituted by Ministry of Water Resources, Government of India through Resolution No. 2(17)/80/FC/460 dated 19.03.1982 and subsequently amended through Resolution No.23/8/925-ER dated 01.10.1992.

8th Meeting of High Powered Review Board

So far, eight meetings of High Powered Review Board have been convened. The 8th and last meeting of High Powered Review Boad was held on 19-06-2015 at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi. Hon'ble Union Minister of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, Government of India and Chairman of HPRB, Sushri Uma Bharti presided over the meeting.

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Constitution of High Powered Review Board
Minutes of Meetings of High Powered Review Board