IT Taskforce
Members of IT Taskforce

Government of India had constituted a National Task Force for IT and Software Development on 22nd May, 1998 with the following composition

Chairperson Shri Jaswant Singh
Deputy Chairperson,
Planning Commission
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Co-Chairpersons Shri N. Chandrababu Naidu
Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh
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  Dr. M.G.K. Menon
Former Union Minister of State,
Science & Technology



Dr. N. Seshagiri
Director General, National Informatics Centre
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Shri N. Vittal Chairman, Public Enterprises Selection Board,
Former Secretary, Department of Electronics and Chairman, Telecom Commission
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Shri Anil Kumar Chairman, Telecom & Secretary, DOT
Shri R. Gupta Secretary, Department of Electronics
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Shri P.G. Mankad Secretary, Ministry of I&B
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Shri T.H. Chowdary Former CMD of VSNL and Informtion Technology
Adviser to the Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh
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Dr. P.V. Indiresan Former Director, IIT, Chennai
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Shri Dewang Mehta Executive Director, National Association of Software Companies (NASSCOM)
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Shri N.R. Narayana Murthy Chairman & Managing Director, Infosys
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Shri Ashok Soota Group President, WIPRO Infotech Group
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Shri Rajendra Pawar Vice Chairman and MD, NIIT
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Shri. Y.S. Rajan Senior Adviser (Technology), CII
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Shri Ravi Parthasarathy Managing Director, Infrastructure Leasing & Finance Services (ILFS)
Shri Anil Bakht IT professional
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Shri Sudheendra Kulkarni Director (Communications and Research), PMO
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Co-Opted Members

Dr. V. L. Kelkar Secretary (Finance), Ministry of Finance
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Shri P. P. Prabhu Secretary (Commerce), Ministry of Commerce
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Shri J Chowdhary Secretary (Revenue), Ministry of Finance
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Lt. Gen. S. S. Mehta Dy Chief of Army Staff
Commodore Prem Chand Additional Director General, WESEE, Navy