Manijyoti Baruah
Department of Planning and Development,
Assam Secrateriate, Govt. of Assam

Manijyoti Baruah, a PG in Economics is associated with the Planning & Development Department for the last two decades and presently posted as Sr. Research Officer. In addition to his normal duties in the Plan Coordination and PPP Cell he is also entrusted with the responsibilities relating to IT applications envisaged for the department as i/c of Computer Application Division.

He is trained in Project Identification, Appraisal and Monitoring at IIPA, New Delhi and Project Management at Administrative Staff College of India (ASCI) Hyderabad.

He also successfully completed the Area Focused Training Course in Enhancement of Local Government Administration and Public Services (Participatory Local Development) at Ryukoku University in Kyoto under Prof. Yoshio Kawamura ( representing the country organised by JICA under the International Cooperation Program of the Government of Japan.