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|Members of the Delhi Public School Society
Dr. A.R. Kidwai - Member, The DPS Society since 1975
A. R. Kidwai has been Head of the Department of Chemistry and
Dean, Faculty of Sciences and Chancellor at Aligarh Muslim
University. He has been
Chairman and Member of
the UPSC, Governor of Bihar and West Bengal, President, Vocational Education
Society for Women, Chairman Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Centre for
Bio-Medical Research, at
Delhi University and Chairman at the Bombay Mercantile
Cooperative Bank, Mumbai. He
was Member of Rajya Sabha.
Dr. Kidwai has served as a member of innumerable committees at
the state and
central level and has over 40 research papers in Organic &
published in national and international journals
Mr. Indrajit Seth - Member,The DPS Society since 1975
A post-graduate in Law from the University of Cambridge, Mr Indrajit
Seth is a Fellow of the
Royal Institute of Chartered Accountancy of
England and Wales. He was
Executive Director of Sterling General
Insurance Company Ltd. He was
Chief Executive of Bharat Carbon and
Ribbon Manufacturing Company Ltd and is now Director at SGS India Ltd
and Chairman at Delhi
Safe Deposit Company Ltd.
Lt.Gen J.S. Bawa - Member, The DPS Society since 1979
Gen. J.S. Bawa has been Chief Engineer - Western Command, Director
General Border Roads, Engineer in Chief in the Indian Army,
President of the Indian Road Congress and Institution of Engineers
He has been
Managing Director at Burn Standard.
He has been
the recipient of Param Vashisht Sewa Medal and Ati Vashisht Sewa
Mr Salman Khurshid - Member, The DPS Society since 1985
Salman Khurshid was Lecturer in Law at Trinity College, Oxford
University. He was an officer
on Special Duty in the Prime Minister,
Late Mrs. Indira Gandhi's
Office. Shri Salman Khurshid has extensive court practice and has worked upon and appeared in various matters in
the Supreme Court of
Khurshid has authored `At Home In India', `If Winter Comes',
Terrorism'. He has contributed articles to the Hindustan Times,
Probe, India Today, Onlooker and Dainik Jagran and published
legal articles in the law journals of the United Kingdom and
India. He has
Joint Editor of the Supreme Court Cases Journal.
Khurshid holds senior positions with several educational, social
organizations and is a very active member and functionary of the
Indian National Congress.
He is involved deeply in education, foreign and minority affairs.
Dr. Usha K. Luthra - Member, The DPS Society since 1985
Usha K Luthra has a Ph.D in Medicine, FIAC from the International
Academy of Cytology, USA, FRCPath from the Royal College of
Pathologists, UK and a Diploma in Cytopathology from the
International Board of Cytopathology, USA.
is Member, WHO Expert Advisory Panel on Cancer at Geneva, WHO
Committee on Resources and Research at Geneva, the International
Board of Cytopathology of the International Academy of
Cytologists, USA, Laboratory Certification Committee on the
International Academy of Cytology, USA., Terminology Committee
of the International Academy of Cytology USA, General Planning,
Liasion and Strategies Committee of International Academy of
Associate Editor, Acta Cytologica, Journal of the International
Academy of Cytology, USA. She has also been Vice President of the
UICC XVI International Cancer Congress, held in Delhi.
President of Indian Society of Oncology, Indian Academy of
Cytologists and Secretary Indian Academy of Cytologists.
She is a
Fellow, Member of various medical bodies of Cytology, Pathology
and Microbiology in UK, USA and India.
combines in her a mix of a mature and pleasant teacher, an
investigative pathologist of repute and a sound researcher.
Justice B.N. Kirpal - Member, The DPS Society since 1985
A law graduate from the University of Delhi, Justice Kirpal started
legal practice in 1961.
He was appointed as Central Government Pleader, and as
Additional Standing Counsel and thereafter a Senior Standing
Counsel for the Department of
Income Tax, Delhi.
appointed as a judge of the Delhi High Court and later as Chief
Justice of Gujarat High Court. He was elevated to the Bench of
the Supreme Court of India. He served as Chief Justice of India
Kirpal has keen interest in education and is closely connected
institutions in Delhi.
Mr. V.R. Vaish - Member, The DPS Society since 1986
a degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Roorkee, Shri
Vaish served in the
Central Engineering Services and held senior positions of Chief Engineer and Secretary, PWD Himachal Pradesh,
- National Building Construction
Corporation and Advisor
Construction in Bureau of Public Enterprises. He has also worked
as Director- General of
Works in Central Public Work Department.
has been Arbitrator in a large number of cases for Public Sector
Undertakings, Public Works Department, DDA, NDMC, MCD etc.
Chairman of Buildings and Works Committee of the IIT Delhi. He has
acted as Advisor to DDA. He has been Advisor and Vice-Chairman,
Building Committee of Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Science,
Vice-President of the Association of Consulting Engineers and
Member of the Governing Body of Indian Council of Arbitration.
Dr. Montek S. Ahluwalia - Member, The DPS Society since 1986
Montek Singh Ahluwalia is the Deputy Chairman of the Planning
An Economist, Dr.
Ahluwalia joined the World Bank in 1968 and then onwards
Deputy Division Chief, Public Finance Division at The World Bank, Washington, D.C. He then
became Chief, Income Distribution Division, at
Development Research Centre at
The World Bank, Washington D.C. He was Economic Advisor,
Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance, New
Delhi. Later he became
Additional Secretary and thereafter, Special Secretary
to Prime Minister. Also served
as Commerce Secretary, Government of India,
New Delhi, Secretary,
Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance,
New Delhi, Finance Secretary,
Ministry of Finance, New Delhi, Member,
Economic Advisory Council to
the Prime Minister, Member, Planning Commission, Government
Singh Ahluwalia has been a student of Delhi University and
contributed to innumerable professional journals.
Justice N.N.Goswamy - Member, The DPS Society since 1990
N. N. Goswamy has practiced at the Punjab High Court and later at
Supreme Court of India. He was
also a judge of the Delhi High Court. He is presently
Senior Standing Counsel of the Government of India
and practicing at the Supreme
Court of India. He is also a member of leading Arbitration Board
of India and also of the International Arbitration Board.
Goswamy takes interest in the field of education and has been
with the Delhi Public School since 1968.
Mr. Ashok Chandra - Member, The DPS Society since 1990
A postgraduate in Mathematics from the University of Allahabad, Mr
Ashok Chandra joined the Indian Administrative Services in 1959.
He served in various capacities in the state of Uttar Pradesh
namely, as Secretary in The Department of Industries and as
Chairman of the State Jal Nigam.
also served as Additional Secretary in the Department of Company
Ashok Chandra served the Government of India as Secretary in the
Ministry of Food Processing Industry, Ministry of Petroleum and
Natural Gas, Information and Broadcasting and the Department of
Heavy Industry. He was Adviser to the Governor of Uttar Pradesh,
India and also advisor to the Government of Afghanistan.
he is Trustee of Sir Ganga Ram Trust Society which runs the Sir
Ganga Ram Hospital in New Delhi.
Mr Vikram Mohan Thapar - Member, The DPS Society since 1990
A qualified Chartered
Accountant, Mr Vikram
Thapar is the joint
Managing Director of Ballarpur Industries Ltd (BILT),
Company of one of the largest
corporate conglomerates in the country,
The Thapar Group.
Thapar is the Chairman of The Waterbase Ltd, an integrated
venture in India. He is Director of Thapar International
Consultants and Service Ltd, Sterling Steels and Wires, Khaitan
Fertilizers Ltd and many other companies.
He is also a Patron Member of the
Associated Chambers of Commerce and
Industry of India. He is
passionately committed to the cause of being a corporate
catalyst of the Blue Revolution in India.
Mr. Pramod Grover - Member, The DPS Society since 1990
A Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants
in England and Wales in
London, Mr Pramod Grower is presently Fellow
of the Institute of Chartered
Accountants in England and Wales and
the Institute of Chartered
Accountants of India.
also the Founding and Life member of the Institute of Certified
Accountants of Kenya.
Mr Grower has
served in Richardson Hindustan Ltd, Bombay. He was Financial
Controller of Africa Synthetic
Fibres Ltd and Sunflag Textiles in Nairobi. He
was the Representative and local Director of Scandinavian Engineering
Corporation in Delhi for
over 10 years.
non-executive partner and Advisor to Grant Thornton India, a
member firm of Grant Thornton International.
authored a novel called "The Wedding Gift" published in 2002.
Mr. Narendra Kumar - Member, The DPS Society since 1990
Narendra Kumar is an eminent publisher and has contributed
extensively to the publishing industry. He is member of the
Consultative Group on Elementary and Secondary Education and
Literacy, Planning Commission,
Government of India. He is Vice-President of
the All India Tennis
Association, Member -
Book Development Council,
Ministry of HRD, Government of
India, Member - Steering
Committee of Courses; University of Delhi. He is Life
Member of the Author's Guild of India,
The Commonwealth Society of
India, and The Council of World Affairs.
received the highest publishing award for induction into the
`Hall of Fame' the Life
Time Achievement Award instituted by Federation of Indian
Publishers and nominated `Man
of the Year' by the American Biographical Institute. He has also
contributed at many international conferences across the globe.
Kumar holds positions of Life Member, Patron, and Director in
several educational, social and publishing organizations.
Mr Khushwant Singh - Member, The DPS Society since 1990
Singh, noted author and free lance journalist joined the
Ministry of External Affairs
in the Government of India. He edited
Yojana, an Indian government journal, The illustrated Weekly
India, The National Herald
and the Hindustan Times. He has contributed to
innumerable national and
and contributed to the
Khushwant Singh has authored many short stories and novels,
which have been made into films.
Khushwant Singh has received innumerable awards notably
Dr. (Ms) A. Nanda - Member, The DPS Society since 1993
Dr. Nanda Ph.D from Delhi
University was awarded a fellowship to study in the London
Institute of Education. She has worked in senior
capacities in the Directorate
of Education, Delhi Administration.
Dr Nanda has
also been Lecturer at the Central Institute of Education at
Delhi University and was a Member -
Dr Nanda has
been awarded the UNESCO Fellowship to study Teacher
at the University of Manila.
Mr. S.L.Dhawan - Member, The DPS Society since 1998
S.L. Dhawan has a long innings in the field of education. A true
teacher, he has
contributed immensely as Principal, DPS Ranipur and
® DPS Noida.
and Member Secretary at the DPS Society.
visited USA as Leader of a Teachers Delegation in 1965. In 1970
year in Roosevelt High School, Dayton, USA. He also studied
and Education System in Antioch College (USA).
He was on the
faculty of GOROONSTOUN (SCOTLAND) U.K. where he
taught Prince Andrew in 1976.
Ms Shovana Narayan - Member, The DPS Society since 1998
Public Administration, IIPA,
Delhi, is one of the recognized legends in the annals of dance
today and a name synonymous with Kathak.
She is a
serving officer of the Indian Accounts and Audits Service and
presently the Deputy Director General, Bharat Sanchar Nigam
Ltd. Department of
Telecommunication, New Delhi.
worked closely with national and internationally
western dancers and musicians. She works very closely with
spastic, mentally and physically
Narayan is the author of various articles on issues relating
world of dance and arts and women's development.
She is the
first dancer to work on philosophical themes on the lives of
sages such as Vivekanand, Ramana Maharshi, Ramkrishna Paramhansa
Narayan is the recipient of Sangeet Natak Akademi Award,
Government's Parishad Samman,Rajiv
Puraskar, Bihar Gaurav Puraskar; Indira Priyadarshini Samman,Oisca
Prof. B.P.Khandelwal - Member, The DPS Society since 1998
Prof. B.P. Khandelwal has served in responsible capacities in the field of
education in the UP
Government. He has been Chairman of Central
Board of Secondary Education
and President of the Council of School
Boards of India.
has published work on Economics and school based evaluation,
over two dozen
papers and articles on aspects of elementary, secondary and
value education, vocational education, examination and
has been on the International Advisory Editorial Board of
Teacher Education and Development, the Hong Kong Institute of
Education, Hong Kong.
been honoured the award of `Life Time Achievement In Education'
and Saraswati Ratnabhishek
has served as Director, National Institute of Education Planning
Khandelwal continues to be associated with academic studies,
research and management support
in school education, including teachers'
education with national and
Mr. Ravi Vira Gupta - Member, The DPS Society since 1998
his education at Cambridge University, Mr Ravi Vira Gupta joined
Administrative Services in 1962. During his service Mr
Gupta was associated with
various aspects relating to cooperatives as
well as agriculture. He was Registrar of Cooperatives as well as Managing
Director of National Cooperative Development Cooperation. He was
the Managing Director of
the MP Federation of Dairy Cooperatives. He was very
closely associated with the
economic reforms at the level of Additional
Secretary and Secretary in the
Government of India in the Ministries of
Fertilizer, Food and Finance.
also Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India and was
associated with many committees and particular mention needs to
be made as regards
Reserve Bank Committee on agriculture credit. He was also
Government of India committees relating to small savings.
Mr Gupta is
actively associated with educational and cultural organizations.
Dr.(Ms) Sharada Nayak - Member, The DPS Society since 1998
Nayak was nominated for International Scholarship by the United
Association. Formerly Executive Director of the United States
Educational Foundation in India from
1992, she is currently Director of the Educational Resources
Centre and a Consultant to the
Ford Foundation in New Delhi.
Chairperson of the governing body of Lady Irwin College and
Maitreyi College. She has been a consultant for the Connecticut,
Minnesota, Washington and Wisconsin state education departments.
She was a member of the editorial panel to review the Source
Book of Teaching Social Studies, published by UNESCO.
She is a
Member of Centre for Women's Development Studies and editorial
board of the Indian Journal of Gender Studies
received the annual award of the Committee for Teaching Asia at
the Association of Asian Studies
outstanding contribution on inter-cultural education. She was also
awarded Annual Service Award in
1991 by The
Council of International Educational Exchange for her contribution
to international education.
In 2002 she was awarded an Honorary Doctorate in
Humane Letters by St. Lawrence University, Canton,
New York for
her contribution to inter-cultural education.
and Managing Trustee of the Educational Resource Centre Trust, Dr.
Nayak is currently
projects for training college faculty and students in diversity
programs, gender issues, political
and citizenship for democracy.
She is also
a member of the Seminar on Inter-cultural Learning and Dialogue,
of the International
of Universities, UNESCO.
Rear Admiral M.M. Chopra - Member, The DPS Society since 1998
M.M. Chopra worked with the Indian Navy in various
capacities as Deputy Judge
Advocate General, Director of Management ~ services at Naval HQS,
Naval Attache - Paris, Assistant Chief of Personnel, Member,
Expert Committee, Re-organization of Personnel, Structure of Armed
Forces, Chairman, Pay Commission-Navy.
been Executive Director and Director on Board of Directors in
Bombay Dyeing and Mfg. Co. Ltd. and Director on Board of Steel
Strips Ltd, Steel Strips and Wheels Ltd, Indian Acrylics Ltd,
Pan-Music Ltd and Bradco Ltd.
responsible positions in social organizations such as Member of
the Executive Committee, Indian Council for Child Welfare,
Chairman of National Bravery Award Committee and Chairman of Geeta
Sanjay Memorial Public School at Ghaziabad. He is also Trustee of
the Rural Rehabilitation Committee and the Chinmaya Mission.
the Chair in the Management for Indian Navy.
Mr V.K.Shunglu - Member, The DPS Society since 1998
A postgraduate in History from the University of Delhi, Mr Shunglu
joined the Indian Administrative Service in 1962. Mr Shunglu
Secretary in the Ministry of Power, and Secretary in the
of Company Affairs, in the Ministry of Health and Family
in the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion.
was an alternate leader of the Indian Delegation at the
Conference on Population held in Cairo.
has worked with Asian Development Bank in Manila and at the
Development Institute of the World Bank. He also worked as
and Auditor General of India.
He has held
the position of Chairman of the UN Board of Auditors General
is currently a member of the UN Panel of External Auditors. He is
Member of the Governing Board of International Organization of
Institutions (INTOSAI) and Chairman of INTOSAI Standing
EDP Audit. He took over as Secretary General of Asian
Organization of the Supreme Audit Institution.
continues to be External Auditor to the World Tourism
International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology,
Trieste and the Organization for Prevention of Chemical Weapons
at The Hague. Recently, Mr Shunglu was appointed as the External
Auditor of the International Maritime Organization headquartered
at London and of the Food and Agriculture Organization at Rome.