Governing Council

The Governing Council, supreme authority of KILA, deals with policy matters concerning the organisation. The Hon’ble Minister for Local Self Government, Government of Kerala is the President of the General Council and The Chief Secretary, Government of Kerala is the Vice-President.

The other members of the  Governing Council are:

  • Principal Secretary to Govt., Local Self Government Department, Convener
  • Secretary to Govt., Finance Department
  • Secretary to Govt., Planning and Economic Affairs Department
  • Director of Panchayats
  • Director of Urban Affairs
  • Joint Secretary (Training), Department of Panchayati Raj, Govt. of India, New Delhi
  • Director, Centre for Panchayati Raj, NIRD, Hyderabad
  • General Secretary, All India Panchayat Parishad, New Delhi
  • Chairman, Chamber of Municipal Chairman
  • President, Kerala Grama Panchayat Association
  • President, Kerala Block Panchayat Association
  • President, District Panchayat Presidents’ Chamber
  • President, Mayors’ Council
  • Director, KILA
  • Director, Center for Development Studies, Thiruvananthapuram
  • Director, Center for Management Development, Thiruvananthapuram
  • Vice Chancellor, Kerala Agricultural University
  • M.P. (Alathur Parliamentary Constituency)
  • M.L.A. (Wadakanchery Assembly Constituency)