Mr. Asoke Basak

When it comes to an understanding of the functioning of government agencies, there is none better than Mr. Asoke Basak, a retired IAS officer. He has served the Government of Maharashtra in various capacities including as the Additional Chief Secretary; the Chairman – Maharashtra State Electricity Board; Secretary – Water Conservation and EGS; Chief Executive Officer of Zilla Parishad, Bhir; Collector of Nasik and Nanded and Commissioner, Dairy Development. He holds a Masters degree each in Geology and Business Administration and a Diploma in Systems Management to his credit. His diverse experience in various facets of development administration has proven to be of immense support to WOTR.