Shri S. Dasgupta, IAS (Retd.) joined as Member,
West Bengal Electricity Regulatory Commission, on 01.02.2011 in
the afternoon. Born on 16.03.1952, he graduated from the Calcutta
University with Honours in Chemistry in 1971. He joined the West
Bengal Civil Service as 1974 batch officer and the Indian Administrative
Service (West Bengal Cadre), on promotion, as 1994 batch IAS Officer.
He served the State in different capacities, such as Asstt. Director
of Panchayats (1985-86), Managing Director, West Bengal State
Handloom Weavers’ Co-Operative Society (1996-1997) &
(2002-2005), Managing Director, West Bengal Tribal Development
Co-Operative Corporation (1997-2002), Additional District Magistrate,
Jalpaiguri District (2005-06) and Joint Secretary and then Special
Secretary of the Department of Power and Non-Conventional Energy
Sources, Government of West Bengal (2006-2010).
He retired from the Indian Administrative service
voluntarily and prematurely on 31.01.2011. He will retire from
the WBERC on 01-02-2016.