The Indian Council of Historical Research has appointed Raghuvendra Tanwar as its head (ICHR).
The ICHR is supported by grants from the Department of Higher Education
, grants from several
states, individual donations, and income from the sale of ICHR publications
. The ICHR is headquartered in Delhi and has regional offices in
(Maharashtra), and Guwahati
(Assam). Its first chairman was the
historian Ram Sharan Sharma
, who was nominated. Irfan Habib, Tapan Raychaudhuri, and Barun De are among the historians who have served as members or officials of the ICHR.