Aims & Objectives of the Board
To take up programmes and schemes that will promote medicinal plant sector both in-situ and ex-situ conservation activities in the state through assistance of National Medicinal Plants Board;
To undertake specific studies to identify programmes and schemes to be taken up, to evaluate the various measures taken and suggest suitable action ;
To accept grants, donation, funds from the State Government, Government of India, bilateral or multi-lateral funding agencies, non-governmental orgnisations (NGOs), semi-governmental organisations, State Government and Central Government undertakings, Public or Private Companies, Trusts, private individuals interested in participating in or supporting the medicinal plant conservation activities ;
To raise loans, if necessary ; and
To utilise funds of the Society either directly or through Government Departments, State or Central Government Undertakings, Semi-Government Organisations, NGOs or Private individuals for achieving its aims and objectives.
In order to achieve the aforesaid aims and objectives, the Society shall be entitled to acquire, hold and dispose of properties and undertake activities of any description which, in the opinion of the Society are likely to promote the objects of the Society and do all Acts as are considered incidental and ancillary to the aims and objects of the society.
Shri Pradip Kumar Amat
Hon'ble Cabinet Minister,Forest ,Environment &Climate Change, Panchayati Raj &Drinking Water, Information & Public Relations Department ,Govt of Odisha
SHRI SATYABRATA SAHU , IAS
Additional Chief Secretary,Forest ,Environment & Climate Change Deptt. Govt. of Odisha