Chiranjiv Singh

Civil Service, Bangalore

Chiranjiv Singh is a former Ambassador of India to UNESCO in Paris. An Indian Administrative Service officer of the 1969 batch, he retired in 2005 as the Development Commissioner of Karnataka and Additional Chief Secretary to the Government of Karnataka.

After his retirement he has been associated with numerous non-governmental organisations working in the fields of rural development, environment and culture.

He was awarded the Rajyothsava Award by the Government of Karnataka for his achievements,  in 2005.