Authority
The Authority is a body of five persons as per MWRRA (Amendment) Act 2016, viz.

  • Chairperson - MWRRA
  • Member - Water Resources Engineering
  • Member - Economics
  • Member - Groundwater Management
  • Member - Law

  • Currently these positions are held by the following:

    PositionNameDate of Joining
    ChairmanMr. K. P. Bakshi16/05/2017
    Member, Water Resources EngineeringMr. V. M. Kulkarni16/05/2017
    Member, EconomicsDr. S. T. Sangle09/01/2018
    Member, Groundwater Management------
    Member, LawMr. V. J. Tiwari09/01/2018

    Their tenure is for a period of 3 years from the date of joining.

    The Act also provides for the appointment of five special invitees, one from each river Basin Agency area, to assist the authority in taking policy decisions. The state government had appointed the following special invitees for a period of 3 years.

  • (i) Maharashtra Krishna Valley Development Corp, Pune - Shri B. C. Kunjeer
  • (ii) Godavari Marathwada Irrigation Development Corp, Aurangabad - Shri Ram Bhogle
  • (iii) Vidharbha Irrigation Development Corp, Nagpur - Shri J. P. Dange
  • (iv) Tapi Irrigation Development Corp, Jalgaon - Dr. Swati Sanvatsar (Woman)
  • (v) Konkan Irrigation Development Corp, Thane - Shri S. V. Waman