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Name : S. Srinivasulu
Father's Name : S. Munaswamy
Date of Birth : 14-06-1968
Educational Qualifications : M.A., M.Phil. (LL.B)
Address for Communication : S. Srinivasulu
Door No. 27-55-9/1, Gokul Street
Punganur- 517247. Chittoor Dist., A.P
Experience in Social Service : Rural Development and Journalism, 20 Years

Personal Back Ground : Mr. S. Srinivasulu is a former Journalist and Rural -
Development worker, he hails from a middle Class (Backward Class) family of Pudipatla Village, Chowdepalli Mandal, Chittoor Dist., A.P. At present working as Addl. Programme Officer, MGNREGS-AP, MPD’O Office, Ramasamudram. Joined in Government Service during the year 2006

Experience in Rural Development Activities : He started his career in social work as a community worker in 1987 with a reputed Non-Governmental
Organisation called Punganur Taluk Rural Reconstruction Movement,Chowdepalli, Chittoor dist. He worked 7 years in Collaboration with Family Planing Association of India (F.P.A.I), Mumbai and has held number of responsibilities in the organization, He continues working for the last 13 years.

With a personal experience in Rural Development he established a NGO called ‘Andhri Kesari Samaj Vikas Samastha’ (A.K.S.V.V) in 1988. He is working with the target people for their development through creation of awareness and capacity Building.

Participation : Participated in a number of Seminars, Conferences, Workshops, Training Programmes for the last 20 years
at National, State, District and Regional levels, conducted by FPAI, Mumbai, Vishwa Yuva Kendra, New Delhi, Training and Development Centre, Hyderabad, Academy of Gandhian Studies, Hyderabad, Directorate of Youth Services, Hyderabad, Institute for Youth and Development, Bangalore, RASS, Tirupati, S.V. Medical College, Tirupati, CAPART, Hyderabad, Nehru Yuva Kendra, Madras, Ongole, Chitoor, Mangalam project, New Delhi, FPAI, PUNE & Dharwad Branches and DIET, Karvetinagar.

INVOLVED IN OTHER PROGRAMMES : Janmabhoomi, Clean & Green, P.V.P., Shramadhanam, Literacy, Environment, Legal Literacy Camps, family
Welfare, Immunization, Awarness on Aids and DWACRA Programmes with the Co-Ordination of Govt Departments.

POSITIONS HELD : a).     Appointed as a Member, District Youth Welfare Advisory Committee under the Chairmanship of the District collector, Chittoor during the year 1994.

    b).     Elected as a Joint Convenor, District Anti Arrack Movement in the year 1992.

    c) Appointed as a Mandal Co-Ordinator, Aksharathapasman (Total Literacy Movement), Chowdepalle in 1990.

    (d).   Elected as a District Executive Member, District Yuva Sanghatan, Affiliated to Nehuru Yuva Kendra, Chittoor, Govt of India in the year 1998.

    e).   Elected as President, District Addl. Programme Officers Association, Chittoor District during the year 2009.

    f).    Elected as District Convenor, Joint Action Committee of MGNREGS AP Employees, Chittoor District during the year 2010.

    g).     Founder Secretary of Sri Rama Yuvajan Sangham, Pudipatla, which is established in 1987.

    h).     Convenor, Loksatha, Punganuru Unit for 2000.

AWARDS AND APPRECIATIONS

Recipient of State Youth Award during the year 1994. Received Certificate and Cash Award from the Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports, Sri. Pranai Bhaskhar Garu, Hyderabad on 18-01-1995.

Recipient of District Youth Award from Sri I.V. Subba Rao Garu, IAS, District Collector, Chittoor on 26-01-1992 in connection with Republic day ceebrations.
Received an Appreciation Certificate from Sri. T. Janardhan Naidu Garu, IAS, District Collector, Chittoor on 22-08-1993.
Appreciated by the distinguished personalities for having done good work in the Service activities since 1987, including Sri. K.S. Anatha Subba Rao Garu, Director, FPAI, Bombay in 1989.
Dr. G. Minirathnam Garu, General Secretary, RASS, Tirupati has appreciated our
services in his letter dated 25-06-1998.
Best Programme Officer, MGNREGS AP at District Level, received best award from Sri S.S. Rawath, IAS, District Collector, Chittoor during the year 2007.
Best Programme Officer Award received from the hon’ble Chief Minister of A.P Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhar Reddy Garu during the year 2008.
Attended one of the representatives to receive National Award from the Hon’ble UPA Chairperson Smt. Sonia Gandhiji, during the year 2009 at New Delhi.

The history

According to the information available from the elders of the town and other relevant sources, the town is named after a local diety Punganuru, who save the town from huge floods prior to 5 to 6 hundred years ago. To remember her services along with her other two sisters Subbamma and Rangamma and elder brother Royappa, the Town is named after PUNGAMMA – and called as Punganuruu. Even to day the four tanks dug and built by these four are around the town, named after their names, and they are the main source for keeping ground water level intact around the town.