The Chairperson shall be the Head of the Organisation.
(i) He shall be responsible for interacting with the State and the Central Government authorities.
(ii) He shall chair the Board meetings and provide the policy directions to the organisation and set organisational goals.
(iii) He shall review the performance of various Units / Divisions of the Board office.
(iv) He shall have full powers for approving the administrative as well as technical estimates of the Board subject to budgetary provisions.
(v) The Chairperson is empowered to delegate financial powers to sub- ordinate officers upto Executive Engineer for regular maintenance of the office.
(vi) The Chairperson shall have full powers to re-appropriate the budget from one sub-head of account to the other, as per the requirement.
(vii) The Chairperson shall approve Annual Action Plan and Annual Report of the Board.
(i) He will organise Board meetings from time to time and is the front-end officer of Krishna River Management Board.
(ii) He shall assist Chairperson for the smooth functioning of the Board, authenticate and communicate all orders, sanctions and decisions of the Board in the name of the Board under his signature.
(iii) He is a Member of the Three Member Committee including Engineers-in Chief (I) of both the States to deal with the task of water allocations at designated points to the States of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana in accordance with the awards of Tribunals or agreements entered into by the Andhra Pradesh and Telangana State.
(iv) He shall prepare the draft Annual Report of the Board, which shall include the audited account of the financial year. The Annual Report shall also include the water account of the previous water year in respect of States of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.
(v) He shall deal with the finance, budget and expenditure of KRMB through Director (Finance).
(vi) He shall deal with the human resource management aspects of the Board.
(vii) He shall also deal with other matters such as legal aspects and such other matters as assigned by the Chairperson.
He is a Member of the Board from Central Power Engineering (Group-A).
(i) He shall collect all data related to power.
(ii) He shall be responsible for regulation of supply of power as per provisions in the APR Act, 2014.
(iii) He shall advise the Board on all power related issues.
(iv) He shall prepare power use account.
(v) He shall prepare policy document on power.
(vi) He shall monitor generation and distribution of power.
(i) Member shall be head of the water unit of the Board.
(ii) He shall interact with project officers of irrigation and water resources projects in Krishna basin in the State of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana for technical and operational requirements.
(iii) He shall be responsible for independent supervision of the projects under construction / modernization / restoration in Krishna basin falling in the jurisdiction of the Board.
(iv) He shall be responsible for appraisal of proposals for construction of new projects on River Krishna or its tributaries before it is recommended by the Board for approval by Apex Council.
(v) He shall be responsible for Maintenance, dam safety, water use efficiency of the projects as notified by the Central Government.
(vi) He shall be responsible for implementation of Telemetry System by the Board.
(vii) He shall prepare the draft water accounting, water bulletin and water auditing in respect of States of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.