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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 State Water Resources Regulatory Authority ,
Cuffe Parade , Mumbai , 400005.
Maharashtra 400005 Nagpur & Vidharbha
2. Dev Mehta 404 Shalaka
Mumbai - 400021
Maharashtra 400021 Maharashtra & Goa
3. Monica Matter Le Riau 8 Switzerland Khimsar Rajasthan
4. Mr. Kalyan Krishna Sita Niwas,
Banaras Hindu University
Varanasi 221005
Uttar Pradesh 221005 Azamgarh & Varansai
5. Ms. Karuna A. Singh 8/2 Burdwan Road
West Bengal 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
Nagaland 797112 North East
11. Mr. Dewas Rana House No.360
Sector 15
Haryana 121007 Haryana
12. Mr. G. Kishan Rao 10-3-313/6, PS Nagar,
Masan Tank
Hyderabad 28, Telangana
Telangana Andhra Pradesh
13. Dr. H.N. Dutta 55/2 M.C Road,
Uzan Bazar
Guwahati 781001
Assam 781001
14. M.G.Devasahayam 103, Ceebros Bayview, 4th Seaward Road,
Valmiki Nagar, Tiruvanmiyur
Tamil Nadu 600041 Tamilnadu
15. Rajan Kashyap 131 Sect 10
Chandigarh Punjab
16. Geetika Kalha House Number 15 , Sector 4
Chandigarh , 160009
Chandigarh 160009 Punjab
17. Geert Robberechts

Beglium for 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 
Morocco  Morucco
22. Uma Devi Jadhav Jadhav Kothi
opposite Janaktal, Bahodpur. AB Road
Madhya Pradesh 474012 Madhya Pradesh
23. Dharmendar Kanwar B-14/A,
Bhawani Singh Road
Rajasthan 302001 Rajasthan
24. Yashovardhan Shandilya Ward No. 4, House #258
Rajsiddhi Bhawan, Khagal Mohala
Rajasthan 344001 Barmer, Rajasthan