J. S. Kamyotra

J. S. Kamyotra
J. S. Kamyotra is an alumnus of Delhi College of Engineering and has been the Member Secretary of Central Pollution Control Board, the country’s premier environment decision-making body, for 5 years. Mr. Kamyotra has over 30 years’ experience working in policy formulation, development of environmental standards, the establishment of real-time monitoring networks in the areas of air quality, water, and noise pollution.

He has also been responsible for the development of India’s first indigenously developed mobile air quality monitoring van. He is presently the Director at CPCB. Mr. Kamyotra is a member of various National Policy Planning Committees and has a number of publications to his credit. He is also a member of various environmental committees constituted by the Honorable Supreme Court and the National Green Tribunal.

He has been the country’s representative in various international conferences and committees focusing on sustainable development in developing countries particularly ASEAN and the SAARC region. He has traveled widely both in India and abroad, coordinating various European and Canadian bilateral programs and projects to assess the mitigative technologies available that can be successfully imbibed in developing countries such as India.