Ajjarapu Srirama Rao and G.V.R. Prasada Raju from the city have been elected to the national executive committee of the Indian Geotechnical Society, a national-level professional body. Former principal of the JNTU College of Engineering here Srirama Rao is presently the principal of the Ideal Institute of Technology, whereas Mr. Prasada Raju is the Director of Academic Planning in the JNTUK. Vice-Chancellor of the JNTUK G. Tulasi Ram Das congratulated the professionals on being elected to the prestigious body.