Sh. K MAHESH, IAS officer of 2009 batch from AGMUT cadre is CEO, Delhi Urban Shelter Improvement Board (DUSIB), Government of NCT of Delhi. Sh. K Mahesh is highly qualified with LLB from Delhi University, LLM from London School of Economics & Political Science and MBA from Birmingham University U.K. He also holds three diplomas from Indian Law Institute and ISIL. He was earlier posted in DELHI as District Magistrate, He had been conferred with the Best DEO award by Delhi Government for his innovative and out of box thinking to have “Democracy on Wheels”. He has shown the way of excellence under his dynamic leadership. He has also served in the Port Blair Municipal Council, Union Territory of Andaman and Nicobar. Sh. K Mahesh has written several articles on civil services reforms & judicial reforms which have been published in major newspapers like the Indian Express, The Hindustan Times and The Sunday Guardian. He has also co-authored a book on “Judging the Judges” in 2000 which was reviewed in The Telegraph and India Today.
MISSION / VISION:
DUSIB is proudly responsible for improving the quality of the life of Slum & JJ Dwellers in the capital city of Delhi. Quite a substantial chunk of population of Delhi, about 30 lakh, is living in approximately 6 lakh jhuggies whose shelter and social infrastructure inputs are becoming serious and increasing concern of Government. It may be clarified here that no authentic door-to door survey to ascertain the slum population has been conducted by the Department. These are just the projected figures of population based on purely rough assessment.
The main mission of DUSIB is to improve the quality of life of Slum & JJ Dwellers by implementing number of approved plan Schemes on behalf of Delhi Govt.