Mr. M L Kachroo, Retd. Senior Documantation Officer -E II, INSDOC, New Delhi Hony. Director w.e.f. 1st April 2016. Born on March 12, 1930 in Srinagar, Mr. Makhan Lal Kachroo graduated in science, did Diploma in Library Science from Delhi University in 1952 and M.A. (History) from Meerut University in 1969. His maximum span of service was in INSDOC (now NISCAIR) and was actively associated with teaching and training programmes, various bibliographical projects, etc. He served as General Secretary of the Indian Library Association during 1990-92 and also served Delhi Library Association as President, Registrar, Treasurer and member of its different committees. He has taught for many years in the School of Library Science of DLA and proved to be a teacher of par excellence in the subject of cataloguing theory & practice. He has greatly contributed to the profession especially Delhi Library Association.