She is a member of a number of learned societies. She has been a member of the General Assembly of Indian Council of Cultural Relations, Central Board of Film Certification, Indian Red Cross Society, National Book Trust of India, Central Academy of Letters, Member of Advisory Board (Hindi) of Railway and Coal Ministry, Member, Odia Bhasa Pratisthan, Member, Academic Council, Culture University, Govt. of Odisha, Life Member, IIPA, INTACH, Delhi.

She is a former Member of Executive Board of Sahitya Akademi, New Delhi and Convenor of Odia Advisory Board. She has been nominated as a language expert (Odia) of Prasar Bharati Core Committee, Eastern Zone.

She was a Member of Board of Director, Tata Refractories Limited for a term of three years.