भारतीय लोक प्रशासन संस्थान
INDIAN INSTITUTE OF PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION
Building Capacity for Good Governance

TN CHATURVEDI AWARD

Chairman, IIPA

Shri T.N. Chaturvedi got education at University of Allahabad where he took his degrees in M.A. L.LB. He joined the Indian Administrative Service in 1950, and was allotted the Rajasthan cadre. On deputation with the Government of India, he worked as Joint Director, National Academy of Administration; Chief Secretary, Delhi Administration; Chief Commissioner, Chandigarh; Director, Indian Institute of Public Administration; Secretary, Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports; and Secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs. He was sworn in as Comptroller and Auditor General of India in 1984. He served the Rajya Sabha for two terms i.e. from 1992 and 1998.

He was Chairman, Standing Committee on Industries and Member, Committees on Defence and External Affairs. He was elected to the Executive Board of UNESCO in 2000. He was the Governor of Karnataka from 2002 to 2007. He was also the Governor of Kerala in 2004. He also served as Chairman of the Executive Committee, Nehru Memorial Museum and Library. He is currently Chairman, Indian Institute of Public Administration; Chairman, Institute for Studies in Industrial Development; Chairman, The Lala Dewan Chand Trust; and Chairman, Society for Indian Ocean Studies. He has authored two books and edited many more.

The many honours he received include the Plaque of Appreciation for his contribution to public audit and public administration by Eastern Region Organisation of Public Administration (EROPA), Manila in 1987. He was awarded the Padma Vibhushan by the President of India for his contribution to public affairs in 1990. He has been conferred honorary degrees by the Lal Bahadur Sanskrit Vidyapeeth, New Delhi and by Panjab University, Chandigarh.

Achievements:

Recipient of:
-Plaque of Appreciation for his contribution to public audit and public administration by Eastern Region-Organisation of Public Administration (EROPA), Manila (1987)
-President of India awarded the Padma Vibhushan (1991)
-Manav Sewa Award (1999)
-Conferred with honorary degrees by the Lal Bahadur Sanskrit Vidyapeeth, New Delhi and by Panjab University, Chandigarh (2000)

Publications:

IIPA Publications Edited by Shri TN Chaturvedi

Administration for child welfare, edited by T. N Chaturvedi. 1979
Secrecy in government. edited by T. N. Chaturvedi 1980
Administration for the disabled: policy and organisational issues. edited by T.N. Chaturvedi. 1981
District Administration. edited by T. N. Chaturvedi. 1981
Social administration development and change: essays in honour of Professor V.Jagannadham. edited by T.N. Chaturvedi and Shanti Kohli Chandra 1981
Police Administration. edited by T. N. Chaturvedi and S. Venugopal Rao 1982
Administrative reforms, edited by T.N. Chaturvedi. (IIPA Silver Jubilee). 1984
Development administration. edited by T.N. Chaturvedi. 1984
Local Government,  edited by T.N. Chaturvedi 1984
Administrative theory. edited by T.N. Chaturvedi 1984
Citizen and administration. edited by T.N. Chaturvedi 1984
Administrative accountability. edited by T.N. Chaturvedi 1984
Financial administration, edited by K.L. Handa and T.N. Chaturvedi 1986
Contemporary administrative culture of India. edited by T. N. Chaturvedi 1996

List of IIPA Publications including working papers, project reports, IIPA branch publication books, and lectures etc., edited by Shri TN Chaturvedi

Citizen and municipal bureaucracy: a survey of building department of the DMC, 1971.Administration for child welfare edited by T.N. Chaturvedi 1971

Administration for child welfare.

Author(s): Chaturvedi, T.N., ed.– New Delhi: IIPA, 42p.

1979
Perspectives of administrative reforms for integrated rural development: India. / by T.N. Chaturvedi. — New Delhi: IIPA, 48p.                                 1980

Secrecy in government.

Ed. by T.N. Chaturvedi. 388p.

1980
Social administration development and change: essays in honor of Professor V. Jagannadham. Author(s): Kohli Chandra, Shanti ; Chaturvedi, T.N.– New Delhi: IIPA, 440p.                                 1980

Administration for the disabled: policy and organizational issues.

 / edited by T.N. Chaturvedi. — New Delhi: IIPA, 372p.                               

1981

SHRI T.N. CHATURVEDI AWARD FOR THE BEST ARTICLE IN THE INDIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION (IJPA) FOR THE YEAR 2017

Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu, President IIPA conferred Shri T.N. Chaturvedi Award for the best Article in the IJPA for the year 2017 to Dr. Amitabh Rajan for his article on “Institutional Dynamics of Governance Reform in India (1991-2016)” published in January-March 2017 issue of IJPA.