Saturday, September 05, 2009

A tribute to Dr P Subrahmanyam, IAS, Principal Secretary to YSR

THIS IAS officer was with Andhra Pradesh chief minister YSR Reddy in the ill-fated Bell 430 chopper that crashed on Thursday. A 1983 batch Andhra Pradesh cadre IAS, Dr P Subrahmanyam, principal secretary to CM, was a trusted confidante of YSR who always spotted good officers and made best use of their talent and administrative skills. Here is the man and his 26 years of career in administration. (Picture: An unknown Bell 43o helicopter) Who is P Subrahmanyam, IAS Name: Dr P Subrahmanyam Cadre: Andhra Pradesh Batch: 1983 IAS Date of Birth: June 2, 1953 Place of domicile: Andhra Pradesh Mother Tongue: Telugu Educational Qualifications Postgraduate in Economics

Major Postings a) Collector & DM, Khammam district (From January 1, 1991 to April 1, 1991) b) Collector & DM, Cuddapah (From July 1, 1992 to October 1, 1993) c) Portfolio Manager, (Director level) at UN Office for Project Services (UNOPS) d) Special Secretary to CM, (state additional secretary level) (From June 24, 2004 to May 5, 2007) e) Commissioner & Secretary, (state additional secretary level) Urban development department (Municipal Admin) (From May 5, 2007 till recently) Foreign Training A one year course on administration from UK’s university of Birmingham in 1993

1 comment:

  1. Indeed it was a tragic loss...YSR was a true leader of the masses and his end means lot of losses to the state, to Congress Party and to the people. We also lost a brilliant IAS officer...Heartfelt tribute to the unfortunate souls (All 5)...May their souls rest in peace...