Dr Anil Kumar Kothari is presently working as an Associate Professor, Soil and Water Engineering in AICRP on Operational Research Project on Dryland Agriculture since January, 2006. He obtained his Ph.D. Degree from MPUAT, Udaipur in 2007. He had received Gold Medal during his master degree. He has 27 years experience in the field of Dryland agriculture and handled seventeen projects funded by central and state government and ICAR like NICRA, RADP, NATP” Dryland mechani-zation”, NATP “In-situ rain water conservation and water harvesting, a state government project “Action research Project on Drip irrigation in Cotton in Bhilwara district of Rajasthan”.