Shri P.L.N. Raju

Director, NESAC

Shri P.L.N. Raju has assumed the charge of the post of Director, North Eastern Space Applications Centre w.e.f 7th October, 2015. Previously, He was serving as Group Head (PPEG) at Indian Institutes of Remote Sensing (IIRS), ISRO, Dehradun. Shri Raju has graduated in Civil Engineering from Mysore University in 1984. He achieved M.Tech in Remote Sensing from Anna University in 1987. He went for a certificate course in Geographical Information System from ITC, Netherlands in 1995.

Initially, Shri PLN Raju has joined IIRS, ISRO, DOS during December 1988 as a Scientist/Engineer-SC.In due course, he served as In-Charge, Water Resources Division, In Charge Geoinformatics Division / Head, Geoinformatics Department,Group Head, Remote Sensing and Geoinformatics Group, Group Head Program Planning and Evaluation Group at IIRS before joining NESAC as Director.