CCSS has the advantage of our three patrons:

  1. Shri TN Chaturvedi; Former Governor of Karnataka, Home Secretary,
    CAG and Member of Parliament. He was awarded the
    Padma Vibhushan in 1990.
  2. Shri Vijai Kapoor; Former Lt. Governor of Delhi, Secretary Defence
    Production and Chief Secretary of J&K as well as
  3. Shri Shekhar Dutt SM; Former Governor of Chhattisgarh, Dy NSA, Defence
    Secretary. Earlier, he had served in the Indian Army and
    was awarded Sena Medal.

 Editorial Board Members (Chanakya Journal)

  1. Shri DC Pathak, former Director IB
  2. Shri Shekhar Dutt, former Defence Secretary, Dy NSA and Governor
  3. Dr SD Pradhan, former Deputy NSA and Chairman JIC
  4. Shri Rajesh Srivastava, Pro VC, DPS Bhagalpur and Greater Ranchi
  5. V Adm P Kaushiva UYSM, VSM (Retd), former Commandant, National Defence College;
    Director, National Maritime Foundation
  6. Smt Purnima Gupta, former Economic Advisor to the Government of India.
  7. Dr Rakesh Datta, Chairman, Department of National Security   and Defence Studies, Panjab University
  8. Shri Harpal Bawa –Deputy Director General, Chanakya Centre for Strategic Studies and Member Secretary, CCSS

Management Board

  1. Shri D C Pathak, President
  2. Dr Rakesh Datta, Vice President
  3. Dr S D Pradhan, Director General cum Chairperson
  4. Shri H S Bawa, Deputy Director cum Member Secretary
  5. Ms Apoorva Johry, Joint Secretary
  6. Capt Shekhar Dutt, Member
  7. V Adm P Kaushiva, Member
  8. Ms Purnima Gupta, Member