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Office bearers / Executive committee members
for the period 2016 - 2019


Prof. S. V. Sankanur

Qualification : M.Sc., LLB (SPL)

Occupation / Designation : Principal, Shivanand P.U. College for Science, Kalasapur Road, Gadag.

Experience in Science activities : Has worked as Resource persons to train high school teachers, students & college lecturers.

State convenor of the programmes Science Quiz Competition & Science Exhibition competition for degree students.

Conducted number of district / state level science programmes.
Co-author : Text of biology for pre-university course.

Vice Presidents

Shri Hulikal Nataraju

Qualification: RBV, B.Ed.


Occupation / Designation:

Head Master, Swami Vivekananda Kannada Medium School, Doddaballapur, Bengaluru Rural


Shadakshari Krupa”, Deshada Pet,Doddaballapur – 561 203,Bengaluru Rural Dist.

Contact Number Mobile : 9481776616 / 9916100511

Email Address:     hulikalnataraj2012@gmail.com

Experience in Science Activities:          

Science teacher. Has participated as Resource persons in many workshops.  Has conducted more than 10000 miracle exposure programmes in many electronic media channels and also in print media.  He has also penned 14 science books on miracle exposure.  Personality development and health issues. 

Social Work:          

Conducting programme on Miracle Exposure

Awards & Honours:

Best teacher’s award given by Education department. 

Also many awards given by many voluntary organisations namely ; Sri Siddi Vidyabhushan, Shikshana Ratna, Samaja Ratna, Vijnana Chintaka, Siddashri, Abudabhi Kannada Ratna, Sagara Sutha Award, Basavashree Kanakashree and many more.

Has received Honorary Doctorate from Tumkur University in 2017.



Prof S M Gurunanjaiah


 M.Sc., N.C.C. ‘B’ & ‘C’ Certificate   (Army wing),

 Army attachment training course


Name Prof. Gurunanjaiah S.M.

Educational Qualification  M.Sc., N.C.C. ‘B’ & ‘C’ Certificate (Army wing)

Army attachment training course


Occupation / Designation:

Professor & Head of First Grade College.


No.1136, 1st Cross, Paduvana Road,T.K. Extn., Mysuru – 570 023

Contact Number      Mobile : 9448938569

                               Ph : 0821-2542589

Email Address        smgurunanjaiah@gmail.com

Experience in Science Activities  

Has been serving as Professor and Head, First Grade College.

Elected as Senate member of Mysuru University for 4 times and thrice Academic Council member.

Has framed lab manual for various instituitions.

Member of Mysuru University Collegiate Development Board.

Has framed Chemistry notes for college students which was published in ‘Vijaya Karnataka’.

Has participated as resource person in many seminars and symposiums.

Hon. Secretary

Shri Girish B. Kadlewad

Qualification : M.Sc., B.Ed.

Occupation / Designation: Science Teacher, Government High School, Marathura, Chitthapura Taluk, Gulbarga Dist.

Address:          Karthik Heights”, F-303, Ramamandira Ring Road

Kalburgi – 585 102

Contact Number       Mobile : 9448830454

Email Address girishkadlewad@yahoo.co.in


Experience in Science activities :

Has served as Treasurer in KRVP from 2010-2016.

Hon. President of Karnataka State D.Ed., B.PEd, B.Ed Graduate Association


Fought for the past 10 years for the enforcement of combined competitive examination for school teachers recruitment, as a President.

Has been Science text book committee member for 8th standard.

Has organised many science popularization and environmental activities in Hyderabad- Karnataka region.

Social Work: Actively participated and fought for the enforcement of article 371 (special status for Hyderabad-Karnataka region)


Joint Secretary

Shri B N Srinath

Qualification : B.Sc., M.Ed.





   Occupation / Designation:        Academic field

Address :    No.206, Near Gurushree Vidyakendra Koustubha Nilaya Doddabidarakallu Nagasandra Post Bengaluru – 560 073

Contact Number   Mobile : 9845458697

Email Address      srinath.doddabidarakallu@gmail.com

Experience in Science Activities         

18 year experience


Shri Narendra Adanoor


BE, MS (IIT Chicago), MBA (IIM Bengaluru)

 Occupation / Designation Entrepreneur, Activist, Writer, Social worker

 Address       No.16/2, West Anjaneya Temple Road,


Bengaluru – 560 004.

Contact Number       Mobile : 9538086020, 080-26609429


 Email Address:        abnarendra@gmail.com


 Experience in Science Activities:

 Written many booklets and articles on Science & Technology.

 Coordinated many science workshops, seminars and training sessions.

 Conducted many lectures to engineering students on science and technology.

 Executive committee member of Dr Rajaramanna Children’s Science Association and have organized many workshops, competitions and science festival. 


 Social Work: Have been active in Swadeshi movement and organic  farming initiatives .


Shri B. Doddabasappa

Qualification : B.Sc., B.Ed.

Occupation / Designation : Headmaster, Aihole High School, Aihole, Hunugund Taluk, Bagalkot District

Address:Mahanthnagar, Hungund – 587118 Bagalkote District

Contact Number                              9880656200


Experience in Science activities : Actively participated in state and National level Children Science Congress. 

Has developed low cost teaching aids and also participated as resource person in many state and national science workshops.


Shri Ramachandra

Qualification: M.Sc., B.Ed.






Occupation / Designation : Mathematics Lecturer

 Address:Composite P.U. College

No.B-45, CN Extn., Adichunchanagiri,

Nagamangala Taluk, Mandya – 571 811


 Contact Number Mobile : 9901852150


 Email Address:pp016pu@gmail.com


Experience in Science activities :

Awards & Honours:

Shri Jagannath Halamadagi

 Qualification : B.Sc.

 Occupation / Designation -        Social work -


Address:J.B. Shikshana Samsthe, Behind Bus Stand

Humnabad,  Bidar - 585 330


Contact Number:9880366128

Email Address: Jaganath.halmadgi@gmail.com



Shri R. S. Patil
Qualification : B.Sc., B.Ed.

Occupation / Designation: Head Master, Gandhi Grameena Gurukula Residential High School, Haveri District.

 Address                                     Gandhi GrameenaGurukula

HosarithiTaluk, Haveri Dist. – 581 213

 Contact Number                       Mobile : 9448867705


 Email Address                               Email :  rspggghst@gmail.com



 Experience in Science activities: Organised and executed many scientific programmes such as Science Quiz, Science Exhibition, Student – Scientist Interaction programme, Chidren Science Congress and many alike at Taluk, District and State level. 


Worked as Member Secretary in Regional Science Centre,

Awards & Honours           :                  Has bagged National award for best teacher award

Srimathi Hariprasad

 Qualification : M.Sc.




Occupation / Designation : Retd. Head of Publication and dept. of Public Relation, CFTRI, Mysore.

Experience in Science activities : Organised district, state and national level programmes pertaining to science.

Presently Chief Editor, Balavijnana.

 Recipient of national award for best individual efforts for popularizing science, technology and communication instituted by NCSTC, DST, GOI.

Shri R. Dani Baburao

Qualification : M.Sc. M.Ed.

Occupation / Designation : Teacher / Head Master


Address                                    Shivasadana, D.No.9-10-189

Rampure Nagar

Bidar – 585 403


Contact Number                        Mob: 9448568360


Email Address                           Email : dani.bidar@yahoo.com



Experience in Science activities: Served in various capacities as Teacher and Headmaster. State Coordinator of National Children’s Science Congress, was the treasurer, KRVP state committee and Secretary, Bidar District Science Centre, Bidar. Also was the executive committee member of NCSTC- Network, New Delhi.

Awards & Honours :                  Has bagged State level  Best Teacher Award, Republic    award, District award for the best environmental activities and many more.

Dr. R. S. Yeli
Qualification :
B.Sc., M.A., M.Ed. Ph.D.

Occupation / Designation : Retd. Principal & Member KRVP.

Address:                                   C/o. G.B. Purohith - Lawyer

No. 30/16, Krishna Kunja

Badi Kaman Road, Behind Old Municipal Hospital

Vijayapura- 586 104

Contact Number:                       9880378426,  08373-261008

Email Address:                          rudramuni.yeli@gmil.com


Experience in Science activities Has served as President Bidar Dist. Science Committee.

Also served as President Vijayapur Dist. Science Committee.


Was the State convenor of state level science exhibition programme.

Was the State convenor of Vijayapura district level student-scientist interaction programme.

Has formulated and executed Womens’ Science Essay Competition.

Shri E Basavaraju
 Qualification :. B.E.

Occupation / Designation  :        Science Communicator

Address:                                   Mandara’, 1st Cross, 4th Main

Rukmini Nagar, Nagasandra Post

Bengaluru – 560 073.

Contact Number:                       Mobile :9448957666                 

Email Address:                            ebsasavraju@gmail.com


Experience in Science Activities: Has served as Joint Secretary, Secretary and Vice President of BharathJnanaVijnanaSamithi for 17 years.

Has been serving as Secretary of Karnataka JnanaVijnanaSamithi.

Social Work:                             Has penned books on Indian freedom fighter H.S. Doreswamy, Ill-effects of crackers and life and works of eminent persons.

Has written many articles on subjects such as ; education, science and life and works of eminent persons.

Has penned many articles in popular magazines such as Andolana, JanathaMadhyama, Prajapragathi and many other popular magazines and news dailies.

                                                Was the state coordinator of children festival.

Executed and organized state level Jana VijnaanaJatha.

Has organized statelevelprogrammes to strengthen the status of government schools.

Presently serving as Hon Secretary of Karnataka Gandhi SmarakaNidhi

Prof. Suryaprakash Ghanate
Qualification : MSc., B.Ed


Occupation / Designation : Teacher

Address:                                   Post Saidapur

Taluk & Dist. Yadagiri – 585 221

Contact Number:                       Mobile : 9448814029

Phone : 0847-3224188

Email Address:                          suryghanathe@gmail.com



Experience in Science activities : Have been working to eradicate the misbelieves.

Have coordinated many science programmes including science quiz and science exhibition programme.

Have been associated with KRVP for the past 15 years and have organized many scientific programme in Yadgiri Dist.

Was the President of Yadgiri KRVP Dist. Committee.

Shri Shankarappa
Qualification : B.Sc., M.A., M.Ed.

Occupation / Designation :  Principal, PVS College of Education, Chitradurga.

Address:                                   2nd Cross, Bheemappanayak Road

Behind Bapuji School

C.K. Pura Extn. Chitradurga – 577 501

Contact Number:                       Mobile :  9741570702  Tel : 08194-225873

Email Address:                 shankarappamt@gmail.com


Experience in Science activities : Has been serving as treasurer of Chitradurga district, BGVS Unit.

Has been serving Chitradurga Science Centre as Treasurer and currently as Vice President.

Have been actively participating in all the activities conducted b KRVP.

Social Work                               Have been serving as State commette member of Samudaya cultural unit from 1980.

Vice President of Davanagere Universities  B.Ed. organisation.

President of Chitradurga district Children Sahitya Vedike.

Vice President of chitradurga district Kannada Sahitya Parishat.


Awards & Honours:

Shri Kotruswamy S. M.
Qualification : MSc., M.Ed

Occupation / Designation :  Science Teacher –

Govt. High School, Thimlapur, TalukKudligi

Dist. Bellary.

Address:                         ShriPathriKatteBasaveshwaraNilaya

Behind I.B., LalbahadurShastriExtn.,

Kottur Post, KudligiTaluk

Bellary Dist. - 585 134

Contact Number:                       9449628680

Email Address:                           ksarangamath@rediffmail.com


Experience in Science activities :

Has executed many science programmes  - science exhibition, Miracle Exposure, Environmental awareness programme etc.

Awards and Honours:

Sri Udayaratna Kumar
Qualification : D.C.C.M., M.A., M.Phyl, B.Ed.

Occupation / Designation : Secretary NisargaVidyanikethan, Bengaluru.

Address :                        No.15/1, Sidedahalli Main Road

Nagasandra Post, Nagasandra, Bengaluru – 560 073.

Contact Number:                        Mobile :  99807 75862 / 94480 75862

Phone : 080-28399795

Email Address:                            urkumar@rediffmail.com


Experience in Science activities: Actively involved in educational field for the past 25 years.

Social Work  :                            Have been associated with Scouts, NCC and YHAI.

Also associated with National level organisations from past 30 years.  Family and child trained councilor and personality development trainer.


Awards &Honours   :                     National level trekker awardee.




Dr. Kunteppa Gowripur
Qualification : MSC.,M.Ed.M.Phil.,PhD

Occupation / Designation :  Principal

Address:                                     No.1-4-149/1, IB Quarters, IB Colony, Raichur.

Contact Number:                        Mobile : 9980759704

Email Address:                            kunteppa@rediffmail.com



Experience in Science activities :

Served as Physics resource person at division, district, and state level events and coordinated many science programmes. Has been serving as science activist for the past 18 years. 

Completed MSc and Ph.D from Karnataka University, Dharwad.Ph.D. Topic : studies on polyethylene oxide and its composites. Published : 7 papers in international journals.

Awards and Honours: Has bagged Best Teacher Award from DDPU, Republic Award, National Award given by BharatiyaDalitaSahitya.


Kaushik P S
Qualification : BE


Occupation / Designation :  Designer - Adobe

Address:                         No.842, 1st Floor, 15th Main Road, 3rd Block

Rajajinagar Bengaluru – 560 010.

Contact Number:              Mobile : 9742711555

Email Address:                 kaushikps21@gmail.com


Experience in Science activities : Has conducted many science project exhibition

Represented students in syndicate body at Visveshwaraiah Technical Institute.

Was the convenor for state level engineering students project exhibition.

Social Work                               Conducted blood donation camps

Free coaching classes for 10th and PUC students


Shri C. Krishnegowda
Qualification :
MSc.,MA., MBA.,
                                  M.Phil, B.Ed

Occupation / Designation : Physics Lecturer

Address                                    No.88, Punya Nivasa, Siddhalingeshwara Nagar,

Bogadi II Stage, Mysuru  - 570 026.

Contact Number                        Mobile : 9036989384,  9844405284

Email Address                                  ckg1964@gmail.com

Experience in Science activities :

Have been organizing monthly lecture programme

for the students (student-scientist interaction programme), Mandya district coordinator of National Children Science Congress (NCSC), served as state coordinator of Kannada science lecture competition conducted by KRVP for 3 years.

Served as teacher for 15 years and have been presently working as lecturer (Physics) from past 12 years.

President of Mysuru Science Foundation, Vice president Pandavapura Science Centre, State Executive Committee member Karnataka Jnana Vijnana Samithi (KJVS).


Awards & Honours:

- Best Teacher Award – Taluk level.

- Best Teacher Awards -  District level.

-  Best Lecturer Award – District level.

- Best Teachers Award – State level

- State level teachers award given in the name of Shri K.V. Shankaregowda Akanashree


Manjunath N R
Qualification : MSc


 Occupation / Designation : Lecturer & Correspondent (Administrative officer)

Gopalaswamy Shishuvihara Education Trust

Address                                    GopalaswamyShishuvihara Education Trust

Lakshmipura, Mysuru.

Contact Number                        Mobile : 9620228023

Ph : 0821-2331480

Email Address                             nr.manjunatha26@gmail.com


Experience in Science Activities  Served as President of state level “JnanaVijnanaMela  organized for the Vidyabharathi Schools during 2009 and 2016.


As organized Annual science exhibition “Beragu” at GopalaSwamy Education Institution (there were about 2000 exhibits and about 10000 students participated in this event).


Shri H. G. Huddar
Qualification :


Occupation / Designation :  Asst. Teacher, K.V.V.S., High School, Katageri, Taluk Badami, Bagalkote.

Address                                    Postal Colony 22nd Road, Vidyagiri

Bagalkote – 587 103

Contact Number                        9448624070

Email Address                             hgh887@gmail.com




Experience in Science activities : Worked as the Academic Coordinator of state as well as National level Children’s Science Congress and also coordinator of Sir C.V. Raman Science Quiz competition held by KRVP.


Also worked as coordinator, President, Secretary of Bagalkote, KRVP district committee and also executed committee member, KRVP.

Has coordinated many science programmes.

Awards & Honours                     Best district level teachers’ award 2007 Best state level teachers’ award 2015


Shri S T Nayak
Qualification : B.A. LLB (Spl)




Occupation / Designation :  Lawyer

Address       Vidyanagar, 4th Cross, Gokak Taluk – 591 307

Dist. Belagavi.

Contact Number                Mobile : 9449039701  

Ph : 78299-35060

Experience in Science activities: Played a pivotal role in organizing state level children science congress, Gokak.


Co-opted member

Dr S G Srikantheshwara Swamy

Executive Secretary
Karnataka State Council for Science & Technology (KSCST)
Indian Institute of Science campus, Bangalore - 560 012

Co-opted member

Prof. Ashok Raichur,

Professor, Department of Materials Engineering, Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore

Co-opted member

Dr. H. Honnegowda

Special Director (Technical)
Information Technology, Biotechnology and Science & Technology Department, Government of Karnataka
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