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The Trust functions at local levels through its HARTS, who in turn ensure effective implementation of Trust's objectives, projects and developmental works benefitting the respective areas and communities.

Heritage Ambassadors for Rural Tradition (HART) are the representatives of the Trust in different regions across the country. Guidelines for HARTS to function effectively are listed below.

  • A HART must identify people in his/her area who are lovers of heritage and are ,interested in preserving heritage buildings, monuments, natural and ecologically sensitive areas as well as intangible assets in rural and tribal areas.
  • A HART must identify institutions in his/her area which are already working in heritage preservation or collection and documentation of archival material and send information about them to ITRHD headquarters.
  • A HART must collate information about heritage sites in the rural areas in his/her district. This information can be obtained through news, magazines, books as well as interacting with archaeologists and historians of the area.
  • A HART must compile information about conservation architects working or residing in his/her area.
  • A HART should visit schools and colleges and educate them about heritage sites and their preservation.
  • A HART must identify heritage sites in his/her area which could be taken up as heritage preservation projects .
  • A HART must be proactive in preventing and opposing the destruction of heritage sites, manuscripts, buildings of archaeological significance and bring such action to the notice of the District authorities.
  • A HART should maintain close liaison with the authorities of the Archaeological Survey of India and other NGO's working in this area.
  • A Hart must develop youth groups dedicated to rural heritage in their respective areas.
  • A HART should organise Heritage awareness talks in his/her area.
  • A HART should be the eyes and ears of the Trust in heritage matters in general and rural heritage in particular. He should also identify people and institutions in his/her area which can fund such heritage restoration projects.
  • A HART should himself be a person of impeccable integrity and maintain clean conduct throughout .He is the Ambassador of the Trust.

S.No. Name Addresses State Pincode E-mail For State
1. Chitkala Zutshi 503, Mansarovar Apartments,
New Colony, Nagpur
Maharashtra 440001
Maharashtra 440001 Nagpur & Vidharbha
2. Dev Mehta 404 Shalaka
Mumbai - 400021
Maharashtra 400021 Maharashtra & Goa
3. Monica Matter Le Riau 8
1164 Buchilon (Vaud)
Switzerland Khimsar Rajasthan
4. Mr. Kalyan Krishna Sita Niwas,
Banaras Hindu University
Varanasi 221005
Uttar Pradesh 221005 Azamgarh & Varanasi
5. Ms. Karuna A. Singh 8/2 Burdwan Road
Kolkata 700027
West Bengal 700027 West Bengal & North East
6. Mr. Jose Dominic CGH Earth, Casino Bldg.W
Willingdon Island
Cochin 682003, Kerala
Kerala 682003 Regional in Kerala
7. Ms. Shama Pawar Post Anegundi
Dist. Koppal
Karnataka 583227
Karnataka 583227 Anegundy Karnataka
8. Mr. Shreedeo Singh 126, station Road,
Ranchi 834003
Jharkhand 834003 Jharkhand
9. Mr. P.K. Dong Forest Colony Road
Sikkim 737101
Sikkim 737101 Sikkim
10. Ms. Sentila Yanger 29, Duncan Road
Dimapur, Nagaland
Nagaland 797112 North East
11. Mr. Dewas Rana House No.360
Sector 15
Haryana 121007 Haryana
12. Mr. G. Kishan Rao H.No. 10-3-313/6, PS Nagar,
Masab Tank
Hyderabad 500028, Telangana
Telangana 500028 Andhra Pradesh
13. Dr. H.N. Dutta 55/2 M.C Road,
Uzan Bazar
Guwahati 781001
Assam 781001 Assam
14. M.G. Devasahayam House No: 21, Adhimoolam Street,
Nagercoil 629004
Tamil Nadu 629004 Tamil Nadu
15. Rajan Kashyap 131 Sect 10
Chandigarh 160011
Chandigarh 160011 Punjab
16. Geetika Kalha House Number 15, Sector 4
Chandigarh, U.T., 160009
Chandigarh 160009 Punjab
17. Geert Robberechts Vital Decosterstraat
Belgium Belgium
18. Evelyne Ninslima
Uganda Uganda
19. Srinivasa K Rao MD, Indian Institute of Biotechnology Pvt. Ltd.
National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, Balanagar
Telangana 500037 New York
20. Ashok Bhatia Plot No. 69
Opp. Gandhinagar Gymkhana
Gujarat 382019 Gujarat
21. Hajar Harfouch  137 Boulevard Moulay
Youssef Estage 2 N 3
20020, Casablanca
Morocco  Morocco
22. Uma Devi Jadhav Jadhav Kothi
Bahodapur, Agra Bombay Road
Madhya Pradesh 474012 Madhya Pradesh
23. Dharmendra Kanwar B-14/A,
Bhawani Singh Road
Jaipur- 302001
Rajasthan 302001
24. Madhvi Zamindar Bada Rawala
Raoji Bazar, Juni Indored
Indore- 452007
Madhya Pradesh 452007 Madhya Pradesh
25. Karanvir Singh Sibia House No.114,
Sector 28-A
Chandigarh- 160002
Chandigarh 160002 Punjab
26. Aradhana Johri B-45, Mandir Marg,
Mahanagar Extension
Lucknow- 226006
Uttar Pradesh 226006 Uttar Pradesh
27. Dr. Sarvesh Uniyal Project Officer
Centre for Mountain Tourism & Hospitality Studies HNB
Garhwal University-246174
Uttarakhand 246174 Uttarakhand
28. Zohra Chatterji A-842
Sushant Lok Phase 1
Gurugram- 122009
Haryana 122009 Uttar Pradesh
29. Yashovardhan Shandilya Ward No. 4, H.N. 258
Rajsiddhi Bhawan, Khagal Mohala
Rajasthan 344001 Rajasthan
30. Arvind Kumar Sankar Padma Villa, 3B Bhulabai Desai Road
Madurai- 625002
Tamil Nadu 625002 Tamil Nadu
31. Srinath Sahai Hari Audh Nagar Colony
Heera Patti
Uttar Pradesh 266001 Azamgarh, Uttar Pradesh