B. Sivaraman

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B. Sivaraman
OccupationCivil servant
Known forCabinet Secretary of India
AwardsPadma Vibhushan

Balaram Sivaraman was an Indian civil servant, writer and the sixth defence secretary of India.[1] He assumed office on the New Year's Day of 1969 and held the position until November 30, 1970. The Government of India awarded him Padma Vibhushan, the second highest Indian civilian award, in 1971.[2]

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  1. ^ "Cabinet Secretariat-Government of India". cabsec.gov.in. 2018-05-18. Retrieved 2018-05-18.
  2. ^ "Padma Awards". Padma Awards. Government of India. 2018-05-17. Retrieved 2018-05-17.
Preceded by
D. S. Joshi
Cabinet Secretary of India
Succeeded by
T. Swaminathan