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Chellappan Parameswaran Nair, 1962 batch IAS officer, former Chief Secretary to Government of Kerala , continues to be a student of languages. He is a prolific author and columnist. He headed the Committee to rewrite the half century old Kerala Education Act and Rules ( KEAR). He held the posts of Home Secretary and Labour Secretary in Government of Kerala. As Labour Secretary, he was instrumental in setting up of most of the Welfare Boards for workers. He also served as the Commissioner of Travanore Devaswom Board.

Shri. C. P. Nair IAS (Retd.)

Smt. Sheela Thomas , IAS (Retd) is a 1985 batch IAS Officer of Kerala cadre. She was the Chairperson of the Rubber Board under the Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India. She was also the Secretary General of the Association of Natural Rubber Producing Countries ( ANRPC) representing the Government of India. She was Additional Chief Secretary in General Administration Department & NoRKA, Secretary to the Chief Minister, Secretary in the departments of Agriculture , Co-operation, Food & Civil Supplies, Consumer Affairs and Modernising Government Programmes ( MGP) in the Government of Kerala.

Smt. Sheela Thomas IAS (Retd.)

Shri. James Varghese IAS (Retd) is a 1986 batch IAS Officer of Kerala cadre. He was Principal Secretary, Fisheries Department, Government of Kerala and He was retired as Additional Chief Secretary (ACS) Wildlife, Government of Kerala.

Shri. James Varghese IAS (Retd)