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Life in the IAS: My Encounters with the Three Lals of Haryana Hardcover – 8 Aug 2017

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About the Author

Ram Varma was teaching English at the University of Jodhpur when in 1964 he was admitted to the Indian Administrative Service which catapulted him into the corridors of power. Initially allocated to the Punjab cadre, he was transferred to Haryana at its formation in 1966.
In the course of his illustrious career, Varma worked as Director of Public Relations and Tourism, Director of Agriculture and Deputy Commissioner, Bhiwani, during Bansi Lal's rule till 1977. Later, he worked as Director of Public Relations and Tourism and State Transport Commissioner under Bhajan Lal. Under Devi Lal's reign, he held the important portfolio of Chairman, Electricity Board. When Bansi Lal became chief minister again in 1996, he appointed Ram Varma his Principal Secretary.
Varma became Chief Secretary, Haryana, in 1997 and retired in August 2000.

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  • Reading level: 8 - 16 years
  • Hardcover: 342 pages
  • Publisher: Rupa Publications India (23 August 2017)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 9788129134899
  • ISBN-13: 978-8129134899
  • ASIN: 8129134896
  • Product Dimensions: 15.5 x 2 x 23.1 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars 10 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #10,239 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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