Suparna Surabhita Das
Suparna Surabhita Das is an Urban Planner graduated from Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, Indiawith a Masters in Urban and Rural Planning. Before working as an Assistant Town Planner at BhubaneswarDevelopment Authority (BDA), Bhubaneswar, she was associated with several regional planning projectslike Integrated Coastal Zone Management Project, Odisha; Uttar Pradesh Sub-regional Plan for NationalCapital Region Planning Board etc. With a penchant for conservation of native art, heritage and culture, she had researched extensively on the transformations in the old city parts ofBhubaneswar over the yearsin terms of built and social infrastructure. The Environment and Public Space Management Branch of BDAis headed by her and she is involved in several heritage initiatives in the city.