Shri Sitaram Sharma Nominated as Chairman of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies, Kolkata.
Shri Sitaram Sharma has been nominated by Govt. of India as Chairman of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies (MAKAIAS), Kolkata, an autonomous body under Union Ministry of Culture, for a term of two years. Late Prof. S. Nurul Hasan, the then Governor of West Bengal was the first Chairman of the Institute, founded in January 4, 1993. His Excellency, Mr. M.K. Narayanan, Governor of West Bengal is the President of the MAKAIAS, Society.