IBSC Committee, LUVAS

Institutional Biosafety Committee of Lala Lajpat Rai University of Veterinary & Animal Sciences (LVUAS), Hisar.

In accordance with the Notification of the Ministry of Environment and Forests vide Gazette Notification No. GSR 1037 (E) dated 05.12.1989, notification under E.P. Act 1986, the Department of Biotechnology (DBT) had evolved the “Regulations and Guidelines for Recombinant DNA Research genetically manipulate organism in research, manufacture and applications. The constitution of the Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBSC) is mandatory in R & D Centres at  the institutions/universities/industries/ any other organizations which intend to carry out or are engaged in research activities involving genetic manipulation of genetic materials, microorganism, plants or animals.

In conformity with the above, the Institute Biosafety Committee (IBSC) of LUVAS has been constituted vide DBT Letter no. BT/BS/17/452/2011-PID dated 13.02.2019.

The complete composition of the IBSC is as under: 

1. Chairman Dr. Gurdial Singh, Vice-Chancellor, LUVAS, Hisar
2. Member Secretary Dr. Sushila Maan, Prof & Head, ABT, LUVAS, Hisar
3. DBT Nominee Dr. Prem Singh, Principal Scientist, CIRB, Hisar
4. Outside Expert(s) Dr. Bidhan Singh Bera, Scientist (S.S), NRCE, Hisar
5. Biosafety Officer Dr. Pushpander Sheokand, Medical officer, CCS HAU, Hisar
6. Internal Member Dr. Naresh Jindal, Principal Scientist, VPHE, LUVAS, Hisar
7.  Internal Member Dr. Aman Kumar, Scientist, ABT, LUVAS, Hisar
8.  Internal Member Dr. Vinay Ganeshrao Joshi, Scientist, ABT, LUVAS, Hisar


Any Research project in LUVAS involved in research, development and handling of Genetically Engineered (GE) organisms and non-GE hazardous microorganism and products thereof are required to comply with DBT guidelines and should take necessary permission from IBSC with immediate effect.

→ DBT Regulations and Guidelines for Recombinant DNA Research and Biocontainment, 2017

Performa for submission of project to IBSC, LUVAS


Agendas and Proceedings of IBSC Meeting:-

Sr. No. Meeting Number Date of Meeting Agenda


1. 1 25.05.2019 Download Download
2. 2 18.11.2019  Download Download
3. 3 02.06.2020 Download Download
4 4 06.11.2020 Download Download
5 5 03.02.2021 Download Download