Board of Trustees

Shri Arvind Singhal (Chairman)

trustee1He is the Chairman of the Managing Committee, a Master Degree holder of Commerce. An industrialist of repute, he has most admiring qualities of Head & Heart. He is the Managing Director of Wolkem India Ltd., Udaipur. He is also Joint Managing Director of Pesticides India Ltd. (A division of PI Industries Ltd.) and a Director of Secure Meters Ltd. He has widely traveled and has been involved in International Trade and Business with strong manufacturing base.

Sh. Arvind Singhal
Managing Director,
Wolkem India Ltd,
P.O. Box No. 20,
Near Swroop Sagar, Udaipur
Contact No.: 2523302, 2415111, 2415112, 2415113
Fax: -91 – 294 – 2524961

Office Address:
“Wolkem House”,
E – 101, Mewar Industrial Area,
Madri, Udaipur (Rajasthan) – 313003
Contact No – 0294-2494600 to 02
Office Fax :- 00-91-0294-2494608

Sh. G.S. Mehta

trustee2He has long Managerial experience. While working with R.S.M.M Ltd., he has been responsible for development of Personnel Policies and Industrial Relations. He established purchase and stocking policies etc. He has worked for commonwealth in many African countries. He was honored by Government of Rajasthan for his meritorious services. He is presently connected with prestigious organization like Pratap Smarak, Kumbha Sangeet Parishad and Educational Institutions run by House of Mewar. He is a member of our board also.


Sh. G.S. Mehta
“Pitra Kripa”
24, Basera Colony,
Bedla Road,
Badgaon – 313011 Udaipur
Contact No.: 2451502

Dr. M. S. Rathore

ms-rathoreDr. Rathore is an Agriculture Economist of high reputation. He has worked as Senior Fellow (professor) of Economics at Indian Institute of Development Studies, Jaipur. He is widely traveled and is a PhD guide. He has worked with the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, Nepal. He has been consultant to FAO at Muscat & Oman. He was awarded Jawahar Lal Nehru award by ICAR in 1981. He has over forty research papers to his credit. His thoughtful ideas and suggestions contributed a great deal in the birth of Alakh Nyan Mandir.

Dr. M.S. Rathore
Mobile No.: 94140-61241

(1)Institute of Development Studies
8 B, Jhalana Institutional Area,
Jaipur – 302 004 India
Contact No.: 0141-2705726, 2706457, 2705348
Fax: 91+ 141 – 2705348
Web Site:

(2)Dr. M.S. Rathore
B-92, Nityanand Nagar,
Gandhi Path, Queens Road,
Jaipur – 302021
Contact No.: 0141 – 24021241, (M) 9414061241

Ms. Padmaja Kumari Mewar

padmaja-kumariMs. Padmaja Kumari Mewar of Udaipur, the second daughter of Shriji Arvind Singh Mewar of Udaipur, assumed charged in 2007 as the Joint Managing Director of the HRH Group of Hotels. She is directing a series of strategic changes within the group. She represents the third generation of heritage-hoteliers; her illustrious grandfather, His late Highness Maharana Bhagwat Singhji being the first to have pioneered heritage tourism in India with the conversion of Jag Niwas Palace into Lake Palace Hotel in the early 1960s. Through 2006, Ms. Padmaja Kumari Mewar of Udaipur was the Executive General Manager of Shiv Niwas Palace and Fateh Prakash Palace,

Baiji Raj Padmaja Kumari Mewar
The Palace

Mrs. Rajeshwari Narendran

rajeshwari-narendranDr (Mrs.) Rajeshwari Narendran has done PhD in Management, MBA, and Masters Degree in Commerce in Business Administration (Gold Medalist) and is currently Associate Professor in Department of Business Administration, Mohan Lal Sukhadia University, Udaipur. She is very active Corporate Trainer & Consultant in Soft skill development, OB, HRD, etc. Dr Rajeshwari Narendran has to her credit International / National / State level achievements in the fields of academic and co-curricular activities. She has been Trainer/Consultant, in many training institutes & industries and among them our institute Alakh Nayan Mandir is also one of it. She has a Teaching and Research experience for last 15 years i.e… From 1993 and she is continuing also.

21-22 Panna Vihar, Khara Kuan, New Bhupalpura,
Udaipur–313004 (Raj.) India
M: 9414163199, Ph 91 294- 2561199,

Prof. J. N. Kaviraj

jn-kavirajHe is a Trustee. Academician by Profession, he is Ex-faculty, College of Technology and Engineering, Maharan Pratap University of Agriculture and Technology, Udaipur. Prof. Kaviraj is a devoted Social Worker. He has done B. S. in Agricultural Engineering from University of Allahabad and one year specialization course in Agriculture Engineering from Ohio State University Columbus, USA. He is the one who deeply involved directly in our Outreach patient care programme.

Prof. J.N. Kaviraj
7, Gokul Nagar,
Bohra Ganesh ji Road,
Udaipur – 313001
Contact No.: 93527 – 18066

Dr. H. S. Chundawat

hc-chundawatThe Managing Trustee of the Institute, Dr Chundawat was born in a farmer’s family which had strong background of social service. After doing his Post Graduation in Ophthalmology in 1974, Dr. Chundawat served as an Ophthalmologist in Rajasthan Government Service in the capacity of C.A.S., Tutor and Assistant Professor and served at Medical College Udaipur, Jodhpur and Jaipur. In 1981 he went to Nigeria on deputation. He resigned on return and started his own hospital named Alakh Ashish Netra Chikitsalay in 1984, which is now turned into a Public Charitable Hospital, Alakh Nayan Mandir, and the Institute of Ophthalmology. He is widely traveled and has lot of experience behind him.

Dr. H.S. Chundawat
Alakh Nayan Mandir,
Ashok Nagar, Udaipur
Contact No.: 0294 – 2143050, 2528895

Mrs. Bal Kanwar

bal-kanwarA Trustee of the Trust, Mrs. Bal Kanwar is wife of Dr. H. S. Chundawat. As his life partner, she has worked hand in hand in all the missions undertaken. Against all odds, she has contributed significantly in the creation and success of Alakh Ashish Netra Chikitsalaya, which has now taken the shape of Alakh Nayan Mandir. She has sacrificed her personal comforts and belongings for the cause of blind people. She continues to be a devoted worker of Alakh Nayan Mandir.

Mrs. Bal Kanwar
215, Alakh Dham,
Road No. 13,
Ashok Nagar, Udaipur
Contact No.: 91 – 0294 – 2412038

Dr. Laxmi Jhala

laxmi-jhalaShe is an Executive Trustee. Dr. Laxmi Jhala possesses a Bachelor’s Degree in Science and a Master Degree in Philosophy. She has done PhD and the topic of the Thesis is “Philosophical thought of Mahatma Bhuri Bai of Mewar in the context of Sahaj Sadhana Saint Tradition a Critical Study” and has also done MBA from IGNO University. She has also done Diploma in Human Resource Development Management. She is deeply involved in the management of Alakh Nayan Mandir as a Trustee.

Dr. Laxmi Jhala
215, Alakh Dham,
Road No. 13,
Ashok Nagar, Udaipur
Contact No.: 91 – 0294 – 2417151, 94141 – 56984 (M)

Ms. Meenakshi (Eye Care Adm.)

Ms MeenakshiThe youngest of the Trustee, Mrs Meenakshi Rathore has a Bachelor’s Degree as well as Master’s Degree in Business Management. She is also Diploma Holder in Pharmacy. She has recently completed a training program namely Diploma in Community Eye Health from the world renown ‘L.V.Prasad Eye Institue’, which is known for its community services. This will give boost to our community eye care services. From last seven years she is involved in the management affairs of Alakh Nayan Mandir.

Mrs. Meenakshi Chundawat
Contact No.: +91-9772204626