Arvind Kumar Mishra was awarded Druk Thuksey in recognition of his exceptional services to Bhutan in developing hydropower resources.

Arvind Kumar Mishra, served as the former Managing Director of Mangdechhu Hydropower Authority (MHPA). In this role, oversaw the entire lifecycle of the Mangdechhu Project in Bhutan, from its inception to successful commissioning in seven years. His innovative approach and unconventional strategies led to the project’s rapid progress and completion at an optimal cost, making it a benchmark project in the SAARC region. Mr. Mishra’s dedication to Bhutan’s hydropower sector spans over 12 years, working at Kurichu and then at Mangdechu projects.