Korlapati Satyagopal

Additional Chief Secretary /Commissioner of Revenue Administration Govt of Tamil Nadu.

Korlapati Satyagopal I.A.S is presently the Additional Chief Secretary/ Commissioner of Revenue Administration and State Relief Commissioner, Government of Tamil Nadu. In his endeavour to realise sustainable development he has followed a people approach all through his carrier and found nature-based solutions with success. Water Conserving Root Zone Irrigation Technique is his own innovation, very widely adopted by various departments of Govt of Tamil Nadu.The Government of Tamil Nadu awarded “Certificate of Appreciation” and was presented by the Honourable Chief Minister during Independence Day Celebrations on 15-8-2017. The RIMES an inter-governmental institution registered with United Nations in Bangkok has made him a Honorary Advisor for promoting the Water Conserving Root Zone Irrigation technique in African and Asian Regions. He has Conceptualised and operationalized the “Tamil Nadu System for Multi-hazard Impact Assessment, Alert and Emergency Response Planning and Tracking (TNSMART)” and a mobile application a first of its kind.