K. R. Venugopal
- An uncompromising, dedicated and compassionate civil servant, K.R.Venugopal served government with distinction in various capacities.He
was responsible for designing and implementing the much- acclaimed subsidized rice program in Andhra Pradesh
governments with distinction during a turbulent period.A person committed to social justice and poverty eradication, he
was the UN
policy adviser on poverty issues in south Asia, and has been the Special Rapporteur of National Human Rights Commission
for the four south Indian States.He was the chairman of the NIRD group on Decentralization of Governance.
K.R.Venugopal brings a high level of energy, competence, commitment, and moral fervour to governance reforms initiatives.He is the chief executive of the highly popular and successful Election Watch movement.