A. Padmanabhan Dr. A. Padmanabhan IAS is an erstwhile member of the Indian Administrative Service and is a former Governor of the state of Mizoram and a former chief secretary of the government of Tamil Nadu.
A. V. S. Reddy Dr. Akepati Vijaya Sagar Reddy,(Telugu: అకేపాటి విజయ సాగర్ రెడ్డి ; 27 December 1945 – 4 June 2012) was an Indian bureaucrat, who earned kudos for his rescue and relief work during the 1977...
Abhas Chatterjee Abhas Chatterjee (আভাস চট্টোপাধ্যায়) was an Indian civil servant, social worker, intellectual and patriot.
Abhay Kumar Abhay Kumar is an Indian poet-diplomat and artist whose idea of an Earth Anthem has been termed by UNESCO as a creative and inspiring thought that would contribute to bringing the world together. He has written several books including River Valley to Silicon Valley.
Abid Hussain Dr. Abid Hussain (26 December 1926 – 21 June 2012) was an Indian economist, civil servant and diplomat.
Advisor,Telecom Regulatory Authority of India The Advisor, TRAI is the head of different divisions in the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI).The advisors are in the rank and pay of Joint Secretaries to the Government of India.
Ajay Singh Ajay Singh is the present High Commissioner of India to Fiji, having been appointed to this position on 16 December 2004, succeeding Professor I.S. Chauhan.
Ajay Singh (diplomat) Ajay Singh born in Hindu Jat family in jaingara Village under Kirawali Tehsil of Agra District.He is the present High Commissioner of India to Fiji, having been appointed to this position on 16 ...
Aruna Roy Aruna Roy (born 26 June 1946) is an Indian political and social activist who founded and heads the Mazdoor Kisan Shakti Sangathana ("Workers and Peasants Strength Union").
Arunava Sen Arunava Sen works at the Indian Statistical Institute.
Arvind Gupta (IDSA) Dr. Arvind Gupta is Director General of the Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses.
Arvind Kejriwal Arvind Kejriwal (16 August 1968) is an Indian politician and former civil servant who served as the 7th Chief Minister of Delhi from 28 December 2013 to 14 February 2014.
Asaf Ali Asaf Ali (May 11, 1888 – April 1, 1953) was an Indian independence fighter and noted Indian lawyer.
Ashok Khemka Dr. Ashok Khemka is a senior Indian Administrative Service officer in the Indian state of Haryana and best known for honest duty and cancelled the mutation of well known Sonia Gandhi's 'son in l...
Ashok Vajpeyi Ashok Vajpeyi (अशोक वाजपेयी) (born 1941) is an Indian poet in Hindi, essayist, literary-cultural critic, apart from being a noted cultural and arts administrator, and a former civil servant.
Atul Chandra Chatterjee Sir Atul Chandra Chatterjee GCIE, KCSI, ICS (24 November 1874 - 8 September 1955) was an Indian diplomat and government official who served as the Indian High Commissioner to the United Kingdom ...
Atul Khare Atul Khare (born in 1959) is a 1984 batch Indian Foreign Service officer.
Avtar Singh Rikhy Shri Avtar Singh Rikhy was a former Secretary-General of 6th Lok Sabha and 7th Lok Sabha. He succeeded Shri S. L. Shakdhar, after his appointment as the Chief Election Commissioner Dr. Kashyap had his higher education from Punjab University and Calcutta University.
B. N. Adarkar Bhaskar Namdeo Adarkar (born May 18, 1910) was the ninth Governor of the Reserve Bank of India from 4 May 1970 to 15 June 1970.
B. S. Bhalla Bhupinder Singh Bhalla (born September 11, 1964) is the current Administrator of Daman and Diu and Dadra and Nagar Haveli.
Bal Ram Nanda Bal Ram Nanda (1917 – 30 May 2010) was a writer from New Delhi, India.
Baleshwar Rai Baleshwar Rai is a 1970-batch UT cadre Indian Administrative Service officer.
Balmiki Prasad Singh Balmiki Prasad Singh (born 1 January 1942) was the 14th Governor of Sikkim, India.
Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay Rishi Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay (বঙ্কিমচন্দ্র চট্টোপাধ্যায় Bôngkim Chôndro Chôţţopaddhae) (27 June 1838 – 8 April 1894) was a Bengali writer, poet and journalist.
Barakat Ahmad Syed Barakat Ahmad (died 1988) was a scholar and Indian diplomat.
Barun De Barun De (30 October 1932 – 16 July 2013) was an Indian historian who studied 18th- and 19th-century Indian social and economic history, the Bengal Renaissance, and British constitutional h...
Behari Lal Gupta Behari Lal Gupta was a member of the Indian Civil Service and a politician.
Benegal Rama Rau Sir Benegal Rama Rau, CIE, ICS (1 July 1889 – 13 December 1969) was the fourth Governor of the Reserve Bank of India from 1 July 1949 to 14 January 1957.
Bhagwan Singh Captain Bhagwan Singh was an Indian diplomat, army officer, and administrator, who served as High Commissioner of India to Fiji, and subsequent to his retirement was prominent in Jat causes.
Bhairab Dutt Pande Bhairab Dutt Pande (born March 17, 1917) was governor of the Indian states of West Bengal (1981–1983), and Punjab (1983–1984), and the Administrator of Chandigarh for a brief period.
Bhupendra Nath Mitra Sir Bhupendra Nath Mitra KCSI, KCIE, CBE (Bengali: ভূপেন্দ্র নাথ মিত্র) (October 1875 - 25 February 1937) was an Indian government official and diplomat who served as the third Indian High Commi...
Brajendranath De Brajendranath De (1852-1932), was an early Indian member of the Indian Civil Service.
C K Anil Chandrakant Kumar Anil (known as C K Anil) is a senior civil servant in the Indian state of Bihar(1990-batch Bihar cadre).
C V Ananda Bose C. V. Ananda Bose is an Indian civil servant who served in the Indian Administrative Service.
C. B. Muthamma Chonira Belliappa Muthamma (Kannada:ಚೋನಿರ ಬೆಳ್ಯಪ್ಪ ಮುತ್ತಮ್ಮ) (January 24, 1924 - October 14, 2009) was the first woman to sit the Indian Civil Services examinations in 1948 and to join the India...
C. D. Deshmukh Sir Chintaman Dwarakanath Deshmukh, CIE, ICS (14 January 1896 – 2 October 1982) was an Indian civil servant and the first Indian to be appointed as the Governor of the Reserve Bank of India in 1...
C. G. Somiah C. G. Somiah was a former Comptroller and Auditor General of India who was known for his honesty and for his impeccable career record.
C. P. Karunakara Menon Diwan Bahadur Cherubala Pathayapura Karunakara Menon (1891-1976) was an Indian civil servant and administrator who served as the Diwan of Cochin kingdom from 1944 to 1947.
C. R. Krishnaswamy Rao C.R. Krishnaswamy Rao (2 February 1927 – 12 February 2013) was a distinguished administrator and civil servant.
C. Raman C. Raman was an Indian civil servant and administrator.
C. S. Venkatachari Cadambi Sheshachar Venkatachari, CIE, OBE (11 July 1899 – 16 June 1999) was an Indian Civil Servant, diplomat and the Chief Minister of Rajasthan from 6 January 1951 to 25 April 1951.
Chandulal Madhavlal Trivedi Padma Vibhushan Sir Chandulal Madhavlal Trivedi, KCSI, CIE, OBE, ICS (1893–1981) was an Indian administrator and civil servant who served as the President of the Bharat Scouts and Guides fro...
Charles Pelly (civil servant) Charles Pelly (b. July 31, 1812 - d. December 30, 1885) was a British civil servant of the Indian Civil Service who served as the revenue member of the Madras Legislative Council from 1862 to 1866.
Chokila Iyer Chokila Iyer is India's first female Foreign secretary.
Civil Services of India The Civil Services of India (known simply as the Civil Services) refer to the civil service and the permanent bureaucracy of the Government of India.
D. Babu Paul Dr. Daniel Babu Paul IAS is a former member of the Indian Administrative Service and was a member Ombudsman for local self government institutions of Kerala during 2000-01.
D. K. Oza D. K. Oza is an Indian civil servant and writer.
D. P. Kohli Dharamnath Prasad Kohli was the founder of the CBI, India's Central Investigation Agency.
D. R. Karthikeyan D. R. Kaarthikeyan (Devarayapuram Ramasamy Kaarthikeyan) is an Indian Police Service Officer from Tamil Nadu, and a former special director of the Central Bureau of Investigation and Director Ge...
D. R. Mehta D.R. Mehta (born June 25, 1937) is a former chairman of Securities and Exchange Board of India.
D. S. Joshi D. S. Joshi (born 1933) was an Indian Civil Service member and former cabinet secretary of India.
D. S. Negi D. S. Negi was an Indian civil servant and administrator.
D.K.Oza D. K. Oza is an Indian civil servant and writer.
D.P. Kohli D.P. Kohli was the founder of the CBI, India's Central Investigation Agency.
Daya Shankar (IRS officer) Daya Shankar was an officer of the Indian Revenue Service who retired as chief of the Indian Customs in Mumbai.
Daya Shankar IRS Daya Shankar IRS is a much respected officer of the Indian Revenue Service who retired as chief of the Indian Customs in Mumbai.He was known for his crackdown on the thriving gold smuggling netw...
Dharma Vira Padma Vibhushan Dharma Vira, OBE, ICS (20 January 1906 – 16 September 2000) was a former governor of Punjab, West Bengal and Karnataka and a former Cabinet Secretary of the Government of India.
Dilip Sinha Dilip Sinha (born 1954) is the Ambassador and Permanent Representative of India to United Nations in Geneva.
Dossabhoy Muncherji Raja Dossabhoy Muncherji Raja (1873 – 1947) was the first native Indian to be appointed 'Principal Appraiser' of precious stones for the customs office of the Bombay Presidency, which was then a province of British India.
Dr. Girish Bihari Dr. Girish Bihari (Born 5 March 1938) is an Indian educationist and a retired Indian Police Service (IPS) officer.
Dr. N. C. Saxena Dr. N. C. Saxena is an Indian bureaucrat who served as a member of Planning Commission of India.
Duleepsinhji Kumar Shri Duleepsinhji Jadeja (June 13, 1905 - December 5, 1959) was a cricketer who played for England.
Durga Shakti Nagpal Durga Shakti Nagpal (born 25 June 1985) is an Indian bureaucrat, civil servant and officer in the Uttar Pradesh cadre of the Indian Administrative Service.
E. Purushothaman E. Purushothaman was an Indian civil servant and administrator.
Fateh Chand Badhwar Fateh Chand Badhwar OBE, MBE (Mil.) (1900 - 10 October 1995) was an Indian civil servant and the first Indian to become Chairman of the Railway Board.
Francis Verner Wylie Sir Francis Verner Wylie, GCIE, KCSI, ICS (9 August 1891 – 1970) was an Indian Civil Servant.
G C Malhotra Shri G.C. Malhotra (born 24 July 1943) is the former Secretary General of 12th Lok Sabha and 13th Lok Sabha and Lok Sabha Secretariat, Parliament of India, i.e. the House of the People (Lower House)in the Indian Parliament.
G R Khairnar Govind Ragho Khairnar is a former civil servant in Mumbai's Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation who rose from the rank of Clerk to Deputy Commissioner.
G. C. Malhotra Shri G.C. Malhotra is the former Secretary General of 12th Lok Sabha and 13th Lok Sabha and Lok Sabha Secretariat, Parliament of India, i.e. the House of the Peoplein the Indian Parliament. As Secretary General, he is also the Administrative head of the Secretariat of the Lok Sabha.
G. P. Mathur G. P. Mathur was an Indian civil servant and administrator.
G. R. Khairnar Govind Ragho Khairnar is a former civil servant in Mumbai's Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation who rose from the rank of Clerk to Deputy Commissioner.
G.K.Singh G.K.Singh (born on 17 June 1957 as Gopal Krishan Singh Dhaliwal) is an Indian civil servant who currently serves as District Magistrate for the District of Patiala in the state of Punjab.
Gautam Goswami Gautam Goswami (1966 – January 5, 2009) was an Indian civil servant, who had faced allegations of corruption.
Gautam Sanyal Gautam Sanyal is an Indian civil servant who currently serves as Secretary to Chief Minister of West Bengal.
Girija Shankar Bajpai Sir Girija Shankar Bajpai KCSI, KBE, CIE, ICS (1891 – 5 December 1954) was an eminent Indian civil servant, diplomat and Governor.
Girish Bihari Dr. Girish Bihari (born 5 March 1938) was an Indian educationist and Indian Police Service (IPS) officer.
Gopal Krishna Pillai Gopal Krishna Pillai or G. K. Pillai (born March 14, 1949) is an Indian Administrative Service (I.A.S) officer and the former Home Secretary of India.He studied at Bishop Cotton Boys High School...
Gopalkrishna Gandhi Gopalkrishna Gandhi (Bengali: গোপালকৃষ্ণ গান্ধী Gopalkrishno Gandhi; born April 22, 1945) is an Indian civil servant and diplomat, who was the Governor of West Bengal serving from 2004 to 2009.
Govind Narain Govind Narain (5 May 1916 – 3 April 2012) was a member of the Imperial Civil Service and at the time of his death, among its last living Indian members.
Gurusaday Dutt Gurusaday Dutt (গুরুসদয় দত্ত 1882–1941) was a civil servant, folklorist, and writer.
Guy Douglas Arthur Fleetwood Wilson Sir Guy Douglas Arthur Fleetwood Wilson (1851–1940) was a British public servant who served in India during the colonial period of the late nineteenth and early twentieth century.
Guy Fleetwood Wilson Sir Guy Douglas Arthur Fleetwood Wilson (1851–1940) was a British public servant who served in India during the colonial period of the late nineteenth and early twentieth century.
H. H. Burkitt Harold Hamilton Burkitt was a British civil servant of the Indian civil service.
H. L. Nage Gowda H.L. Nage Gowda (ಎಚ್.ಎಲ್. ನಾಗೇಗೌಡ) (February 11, 1915 – September 22, 2005) was a prominent Kannada folklorist and author.
H. Rajesh Prasad H. Rajesh Prasad is an IAS officer and Administrator of Lakshadweep since 7 November 2012.
H. V. R. Iyengar H. V. R. Iyengar (Hoorav Varadaraja Iyengar) was the sixth Governor of the Reserve Bank of India from 1 March 1957 to 28 February 1962.
Hardeep Singh Puri Hardeep Singh Puri (born 15 February 1952) is a retired Indian Foreign Service officer who served as the Permanent Representative of India to the United Nations from 2009 to 2013.
Harendra Coomar Mookerjee Harendra coomar Mookerjee (1887–1956), spelt also as H.C. Mookherjee or H.C. Mukherjee or H.C. Mukerji or H.C. Mukerjee, was the Vice-president of the Constituent Assembl...
Haribhai M. Patel Hirubhai Mulljibhai Patel (August 27, 1904 – November 30, 1993) was an Indian civil servant who played a major role in the issues regarding internal and national security in the first years afte...
Harsh Mander Harsh Mander is a social worker and writer, who works with survivors of mass violence and hunger, as well as homeless persons and street children.
Hemant Shesh Hemant Shesh (born 28 December 1952 in Jaipur, Rajasthan) is a celebrated Indian Hindi writer, poet and civil servant.
Henry Austin (politician) Henry Austin (October 20, 1920 – May 15, 2008) was an Indian politician, diplomat, and former state and federal government minister.
Hoon Balakram Hoon Balakram (1876–1929) was an Indian mathematician, civil servant and Bombay High Court judge.
Humayun Kabir Humayun Zahiruddin Amir-i Kabir or Humayun Kabir (হুমায়ুন কবির; 22 February 1898 – 18 August 1969) was an Indian educationist, politician, writer and philosopher.
I. G. Patel Indraprasad Gordhanbhai Patel IAS GCSI (11 November 1924 – 17 July 2005) popularly known as I. G. Patel, was the fourteenth Governor of the Reserve Bank of India from 1 December 1977 to 15...
IAS officers Association IAS officers Association is IAS Association of serving members of the Indian Administrative Service.
Isha Basant Joshi Isha Basant Joshi (born 31 December 1908) was born Isha Basant Mukand and published books under the name of Esha Joshi.
Ishwari Prasad Gupta Ishwari Prasad Gupta is 1958 batch IAS. He had been the Joint Secretary to the Government of India, Ministry of Home Affairs, Chief Secretary to the Government of Tripura and Lt Governor of Anda...
J. Radhakrishnan J. Radhakrishnan (born 16 September 1966) is an Indian civil servant and administrator who is primarily known for his relief work in Nagapattinam and Thanjavur districts during the 2004 Indian O...
Jacob Punnoose Jacob Punnoose IPS is the ex-DGP and as the State Police Chief.(Director General of Police) of Kerala.
Jagdish Khattar Jagdish Khattar is the former Managing Director of Maruti Udyog Limited.
Jagmohan Jag Mohan Malhotra is an Indian politician.
Jyoti Prasad Saikia Jyoti Prasad Saikia is an Indian journalist, former civil servant from Assam.
K Bikram Singh K. Bikram Singh (May 26, 1938 – May 12, 2013) was an Indian civil servant and filmmaker.
K T Chacko Kayyalathu Thomas Chacko or K.T. Chacko is a retired Indian Administrative Service officer who held several public offices in the Government of India.
K. B. Lall K.B. Lall (died in 2005 after a brief illness) was an eminent and highly respected civil servant of India and a member of ICS.
K. Bikram Singh K. Bikram Singh (May 26, 1938 – May 12, 2013) was an Indian civil servant and filmmaker, most known for his documentary film, Satyajit Ray Introspections (1991) and feature film, Tarpan...
K. G. Ambegaonkar K. G. Ambegaokar was the fifth Governor of the Reserve Bank of India from 14 January 1957 to 28 February 1957.
K. Jayakumar K. Jayakumar (കെ. ജയകുമാര്) (born 6 October 1952) is a senior Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer from Kerala who retired as the Chief Secretary, Government of Kerala.
K. Krishnaswamy Rao Diwan Bahadur Kanchi Krishnaswamy Rao, CIE (1845–1923) was an Indian civil servant, judge and administrator who served as the Diwan of Travancore from 1898 to 1904.
K. M. Chandrasekhar K. M. Chandrasekhar is a retired Indian civil servant, who was the 29th Cabinet Secretary of the Republic of India.
K. M. Panikkar His Excellency Sardar Kavalam Madhava Panikkar or K. M. Panikkar (June 3, 1895 Dec 10, 1963) was an Indian scholar, journalist, historian, administrator and diplomat.
K. P. S. Menon (senior) Kumara Padmanabha Sivasankara Menon, CIE, ICS (aka K. P. S. Menon) (October 18, 1898 – November 22, 1982) was a career member of the Indian Civil Service, who after independence beca...
K. R. Puri K. R. Puri was the twelfth Governor of the Reserve Bank of India from 20 August 1975 to 21 May 1977.
K. Subrahmanyam Krishnaswamy Subrahmanyam (19 January 1929 – 2 February 2011) was a prominent international strategic affairs analyst, journalist and former Indian civil servant.
Kalyan Sundaram Kalyan Vaidyanathan Kuttur Sunderam (11 May 1904 – 23 September 1992), also referred as K.V.K. Sundaram, was an Indian civil servant, who holds the record as the first Law Secretary (1948–...
Karnataka Forest Service Karnataka Forest Service abbreviated as K.F.S is also called as State Forest Service abbreviated as S.F.S is awarded to a person who is selected in the K.F.S exam conducted by Karnataka Public S...
Kavalam Madhava Panikkar Sardar Kavalam Madhava Panikkar (or K. M. Panikkar) (June 3, 1895 – December 10, 1963) was an Indian scholar, journalist, historian, administrator and diplomat.
Kavasji Jamshedji Petigara "Khan Bahadur" Kavasji Jamshedji Petigara CIE OBE ISO JP IP was the first Indian to become the Deputy Commissioner of Police of the Mumbai Police in 1928.
Kewal Singh Kewal Singh (1915 - 1991) was an Indian diplomat, Foreign Secretary and India's ambassador to the USSR, Pakistan and USA.
Kiran Bedi Kiran Bedi is an Indian social activist and a retired Indian Police Service officer.
Kirit Shelat Dr. Kirit Nanubhai Shelat (born 1946) was a public administrator for the government of Gujarat, India.
Krishnan Srinivasan Krishnan Srinivasan (born 15 February 1937 in Madras, India) is a retired Indian diplomat, scholar, author, former Indian Foreign Secretary, and Deputy Secretary-General of the Commonwealth of N...
Kulwant Singh Virk Kulwant Singh Virk (May 20, 1921 – December 24, 1987) was an author who wrote mostly in Punjabi but extensively in English also.
Kumar Suresh Singh Kumar Suresh Singh (1935–2006) was an Indian Administrative Service officer, who served as a Director-General of the Anthropological Survey of India.
Kumkum Mohanty Kumkum Mohanty (born 10 September 1946) is an Odishi dancer.
Lakshmi Kant Jha Lakshmi Kant Jha, MBE (22 November 1913 – 16 January 1988), born in Bhagalpur, Bihar, or L. K. Jha as he was called, was the eighth Governor of the Reserve Bank of India from 1 July 1967 t...
Lakshmi Narayana V. V. Lakshmi Narayana was a former Joint Director for India's Central Bureau of Investigation.
Lalit Mohan Jain Lalit Mohan Jain, Indian Administrative Service served as the National Commissioner of the Bharat Scouts and Guides from November 1995.
Lallan Prasad Singh Lallan Prasad Singh ICS (1912-17 October 1998) was Governor of Assam (1973–80), Manipur (1973–80, 1982–83), Meghalaya (1973–80), Nagaland (1973–81), and Tripura (1973–80).
Lewin Bentham Bowring Lewin Bentham Bowring was a British civil servant in India who served as commissioner of Mysore between 1862 and 1870.
M. A. Sreenivasan M. A. Sreenivasan was a minister in the Princely State of Mysore and was also Dewan of Gwalior.
M. Damodaran Meleveetil Damodaran is currently an independent management consultant from India and a board member of Mahindra Satyam.
M. Narasimham Maidavolu Narasimham (born 1927) was the thirteenth Governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) from 2 May 1977 to 30 November 1977 RBI follows a policy of in house promotions, where all staff p...
M. P. Vijayakumar (civil servant) M.P.Vijayakumar (11 July 1948) is a former Indian civil servant known for pioneering the Activity-based learning (ABL) educational system in India.
M. S. Gill M. S. Gill is an Indian politician, of the Indian National Congress party,has served as the of Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports.
M.P.Vijayakumar M.P.Vijayakumar (11 July 1948) is a former Indian Civil Servant known for pioneering Activity-based learning or ABL education system in India.
Malayattoor Ramakrishnan Malayattoor Ramakrishnan (മലയാറ്റൂര് രാമകൃഷ്ണന്; 27 May 1927 – 27 December 1997) was a prominent Malayali writer and cartoonist from Kerala, India.
Mamang Dai Mamang Dai (Assamese: মামাং দাই) is an Indian journalist, author, poet, and former civil servant based in Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh.
Manmohan Malhoutra Manmohan Malhoutra is a former Indian diplomat and Assistant Secretary-General of the Commonwealth of Nations.
Manmohan Singh Manmohan Singh (born 26 September 1932) is the 13th and current Prime Minister of India.
Mohammad Hamid Ansari Mohammad Hamid Ansari (মহম্মদ হামিদ আনসারি)(born 1 April 1937) is the 14th and current Vice President of India, in office since 2007.
Mohammed Fazal Mohammed Fazal (born July 2, 1922) was the Governor of Maharashtra from October 10, 2002 to December 5, 2004.
Mohan Kanda Mohan Kanda (Born 4 September 1945) is an Indian civil servant.
Mohinder Singh Randhawa Mohinder Singh Randhawa (February 2, 1909 – March 3, 1988), known as M. S. Randhawa, was a Punjabi civil servant.
Montek Singh Ahluwalia Montek Singh Ahluwalia (born 24 November 1943) is an Indian economist and civil servant who is currently the Deputy Chairman of the Planning Commission of the Republic of India, a position which...
Moosa Raza Moosa Raza is the Chairman of the South Indian Educational Trust (S.I.E.T.), which runs six educational institutions; he is also Chairman of the Executive Committee of Coastal Energen Pvt.
Mortimer Durand Sir Henry Mortimer Durand, (14 February 1850 – 8 June 1924) was a British diplomat and civil servant of colonial British India.
Muchukund Dubey Prof. Muchukund Dubey is a Former Ambassador and Former Indian Foreign Secretary, the administrative head of the Indian Foreign Service, Government of India., he is also President of Council fo...
Muhammad Bazullah Khan Bahadur Muhammad Bazullah Sahib Bahadur was an Indian civil servant and administrator who served as Chairman of the Corporation of Madras from 1920 to 1923 and as President and Mayor in 1919.
N. C. Saxena Dr. N. C. Saxena is an Indian bureaucrat who served as a member of Planning Commission of India.
N. C. Sen Gupta N. C. Sen Gupta was the eleventh Governor of the Reserve Bank of India from 19 May 1975 to 19 August 1975.
N. D. Krishna Rao Justice N. D. Krishna Rao (19 July 1904 – 21 February 1971) was Chief Justice of Andhra Pradesh High Court.
N. Gopalaswami N. Gopalaswami is a former Chief Election Commissioner of India.
N. K. Singh Nand Kishore Singh (N. K. Singh) (born 27 January 1941) is a politician, economist and former Indian Administrative Service officer.
N. N. Wanchoo Niranjan Nath Wanchoo, ICS OBE was a senior civil servant and later, Governor of the states of Kerala and Madhya Pradesh in India.
N. Pattabhirama Rao Diwan Bahadur Nemali Pattabhirama Rao Pantulu (born 1862) was an Indian civil servant and administrator who served as the Diwan of Cochin kingdom from 1902 to 1907.
N. R. Pillai Sir Narayanan Raghavan Pillai KCIE, CBE, ICS (N R Pillai) (24 July 1898 - 31 March 1992) was an Indian civil servant who was the second Secretary General in the Ministry of External Affairs...
N. Vittal N. Vittal (born 31 January 1938), belonging to the Indian Administrative Service 1960 batch, is one of the eminent public servants of India, who has held important positions in the Government of...
Najeeb Jung Najeeb Jung (born 18 January 1951), joined the Indian Administrative Service (IAS) in 1973 and worked in different capacities in Madhya Pradesh and with the Government of India.
P. L. Punia Panna Lal Punia, usually known as P. L. Punia, is an Indian politician and member of the Lok Sabha representing Barabanki (Lok Sabha constituency).
P. L. Samy P. L. Samy was an Indian civil servant and administrator.
P. N. Haksar Parmeshwar Narayan Haksar (4 September 1913 – 25 November 1998) was an Indian bureaucrat and diplomat, best known for his six-year stint as Prime Minister Indira Gandhi's principal secretary (19...
P. R. V. Ramanan P. R. V. Ramanan is an Indian bureaucrat and Chief Commissioner of Customs, Bangalore.
P. S. Appu P.S. Appu(1929-28 March 2012) was an Indian civil servant who retired as the director of the Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration (LBSNAA).
P. S. Ramamohan Rao P. S. Ramamohan Rao (born 1934) is an Indian politician and former civil servant.
P. V. Ramesh Dr. P.V. Ramesh (also known as P. Venkata Ramesh Babu) (Telugu:డా.పెనుమాక వెంకట రమేష్;1959-) is an IAS officer from the 1985 batch recruited from Andhra Pradesh.
P. Venkata Ramesh Dr. P.V. Ramesh (also known as P. Venkata Ramesh Babu) (Telugu:డా.పెనుమాక వెంకట రమేష్;1959- ) is an IAS officer from the 1985 batch recruited from Andhra Pradesh.
P.S. Appu P.S. Appu was an Indian civil servant who retired as the director of the Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration.
Pamposh Bhat Pamposh Bhat (born September 19, Bhopal, India) is a New Delhi based environmentalist and award winning writer.
Pankaj Rag Pankaj Rag is an IAS officer of 1990 batch and has earlier served as Commissioner of Archeology, Archives and Museums, Government of Madhya Pradesh.He was the former director of Film and Tel...
Prem Nath Thapar Prem Nath Thapar CIE, ICS (13 April 1903- 1969) was a member of the Indian Civil Service in the Punjab region during India's transformation from a British colony to independent nation state.
Priya Ravichandran Priya Ravichandran is the present divisional fire officer, Central Chennai City.
Prodipto Ghosh Prodipto Ghosh was an Indian civil servant and administrator.
Pulok chatterji Pulok chatterji is an Indian bureaucrat and present Department of Principal Secretary, PMO (India).
Pulok Chatterji Pulok Chatterji is an Indian civil servant who currently serves as Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister of India and formerly served as Executive Director to the World Bank.
R. B. Sreekumar R.B. Sreekumar is former Gujarat State Director-General of Police.
R. Chandrasekhar Shri R. Chandrasekhar is the current president of NASSCOM and former Secretary to the Indian Department of Information Technology.
R. D. Pradhan Ram D. Pradhan is a retired Indian Administrative Service officer, who served as Union Home Secretary and Governor of Arunachal Pradesh during the Rajiv Gandhi government.
R. N. Malhotra R. N. Malhotra (born 1926; died April 29, 1997)was the seventeenth governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), serving from 4 February 1985 to 22 December 1990.
R. Raghuraman R. Raghuraman was an Indian civil servant and administrator.
R. Vedantacharlu R. Vedantacharlu was an Indian administrator who served as the Diwan of Pudukkottai state from November 1894 to February 1899.
R.B. Sreekumar R.B. Sreekumar is former Gujarat State Director-General of Police.
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Rachel Chatterjee Rachel Chatterjee is a retired Indian Administrative Service (IAS) Officer and the first women to be appointed as the Chairperson of Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission.
Radhakant Nayak Radhakant Nayak is an Indian politician belonging to the Indian National Congress party.
Rajani Kanta Patir Rajani Kanta Patir (born 1917) was an Indian Administrative Service officer.
Rajendra K. Pachauri Rajendra Kumar Pachauri (born 20 August 1940) has been serving as the chairperson of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) since 2002, which was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2...
Rajendra S Pawar Mr. Rajendra S Pawar is a member on the Prime Minister’s National Council on Skill Development; has served on the Prime Minister’s National Task Force (1998) commissioned to develop India into a...
Rajesh Lakhoni Rajesh B. Lakhoni is the current Corporation Commissioner of Chennai, the capital of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
Raju Narayana Swamy Raju Narayana Swamy (born 24 May 1968) is an officer in the Indian Administrative Service.
Ramakanta Rath Ramakanta Rath (ରମାକାନ୍ତ ରଥ) (born 13 December 1934) is one of the most renowned modernist poets in the Oriya literature.
Ravi Neelakantan N. Ravi or Neelakantan Ravi (நீலகண்டன் ரவி) is an Indian diplomat.
Ravula Suryanarayana Murty Dr. Ravula Suryanarayana Murty, M.A., D.Litt., (born 22 December 1935, Narendrapuram near Rajahmundry in Andhra Pradesh) is an Indian writer and poet, an administrator and journalist.
Richard Crasta Richard Crasta ( born 1952) is an Indian American writer and novelist, with a strong Indian identity in his writings.
Rinku Singh Rahi Rinku Singh Rahi (born 1982) is an Indian whistleblower and bureaucrat (Provincial Civil services (PCS) civil servant) fighting against corruption in sponsored welfare schemes in Uttar Pradesh (UP).
Ruchira Kamboj Ruchira Kamboj is the Ambassador & Permanent Representative-designate of India to UNESCO-Paris.
S K Srivastava S K Srivastava is a senior Indian Administrative Service officer (1980-batch) of Union Territory cadre and new chief secretary of Delhi.
S. Barkatali S. Barkatali was an Indian civil servant and administrator.
S. Jagannathan Sarukkai Jagannathan (b. 18 May 1914 - d. 1996) was the tenth Governor of the Reserve Bank of India from 16 June 1970 to 19 May 1975.
S. Joseph Basil S. Joseph Basil was an Indian civil servant and administrator.
S. K. Bhatnagar S K Bhatnagar (died August 4, 2001) was a former defence secretary of India.
S. K. Srivastava S K Srivastava is a senior Indian Administrative Service officer (1980-batch) of Union Territory cadre and new chief secretary of Delhi.
S. L. Bhat S. L. Bhat is the current Chairman of the Jammu & Kashmir Public Service Commission;he succeeded Arun Kumar in 2009.
S. L. Shakdhar S. L. Shakdhar was a Chief Election Commissioner of India and former Secretary-General of 3rd Lok Sabha, 4th Lok Sabha and 5th Lok Sabha. He was Chief Election Commissioner from 1977 to 1982. He hailed from Jammu and Kashmir.
S. M. H. Burney Sayed Muzaffar Hussain Burney (August 14, 1923 – February 7, 2014) is a former civil servant, governor of the states of Tripura, Nagaland, Haryana and Himachal Pradesh and a former Chairman of t...
S. M. Raju S.M. Raju is a senior civil servant presently posted as Commissioner of Tirhut Division in Bihar, India.
S. Malachamy S. Malachamy was an Indian civil servant and administrator.
S. S. Khan S. S. Khan is an Indian bureaucrat and former member of Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT).
S. Venkataramadas Nayudu Diwan Bahadur S. Venkataramadas Nayudu was an Indian administrator who served as Diwan of the Pudukkottai state from 1899 to 1909.
S. Venkitaramanan S. Venkitaramanan was the eighteenth Governor of the Reserve Bank of India from 22 December 1990 to 22 December 1992.
S.M. Raju S.M. Raju is a senior civil servant presently posted as Commissioner of Tirhut Division in Bihar, India.
Sanjay Purohit Sanjay Purohit (born August 1965) is an Indian businessman and the founder of IProf India, the country's largest personal education tablet provider.
Sanjib Chandra Chattopadhyay Sanjib Chandra Chattopadhyay (সঞ্জীবচন্দ্র চট্টোপাধ্যায় Sanjeeb Chôndro Chôţţopaddhae) (27 June 1838 – 8 April 1894) was a Bengali writer, poet and journalist.
Sarat Kumar Ghosh Sir Sarat Kumar Ghosh, ICS (1878-1962) was a civil servant and a jurist.
Sarvepalli Gopal Sarvepalli Gopal (సర్వేపల్లి గోపాల్) (1923–2002) was a well known Indian historian.
Shekhar Dutt Shekhar Dutt is the governor of the Indian state of Chhattisgarh and his last post as an IAS officer was as Secretary in the Ministry of Defence of the Government of India.
Sher Singh (administrator) Sher Singh is an officer of the Indian Administrative Service, noted for his research on the Mughal emperor Babar.
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Shesh Paul Vaid Shesh Paul Vaid (Devanāgarī: शेष पॉल वैद), also known as S. P. Vaid, is the current Additional Director General of Police (ADGP), Headquarters (PHQ) in Jammu & Kashmir.
Shilendra Kumar Singh Shilendra Kumar Singh or S.K. Singh (Hindi: शीलेंद्र कुमार सिंह), 24 January 1932 – 1 December 2009) was an Indian diplomat.
Shyam Saran Shyam Saran (born September 4, 1946) was Foreign Secretary with the Government of India.
Sib Chandra Deb Sib Chandra Deb (শিবচন্দ্র দেব Shib Chôndro Deb) (also spelt Shib Chandra Deb, Shibchandra Deb, Shib Chander Deb) (20 July 1811 – 12 November 1890) was one of the leading Derozians, vi...
Sidney Wadsworth Sir Sidney Wadsworth was a British judge who served in the Indian Civil Service.
Sitakant Mahapatra Sitakant Mahapatra (born September 17, 1937) is a notable Indian poet and literary critic in Oriya as well as English.
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Sri Lal Sukla Shrilal Shukla (31 December 1925 – 28 October 2011) was a Hindi writer, notable for his satire.
Sukumar Sen (civil servant) Sukumar Sen (1899–?) was an Indian civil servant who was the first Chief Election Commissioner of India, serving from 21 March 1950 to 19 December 1958.
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Suresh Khopade Suresh Abaji Khopade (born 1 Jun 1951) is an Indian writer and a retired Indian Police Service (IPS) officer.
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