Former Cabinet Secretary TSR Subramanian aged 79 years died this Monday. He belonged to the 1961 batch of the Uttar Pradesh cadre and had served in the capacity of Cabinet Secretary from August 1996 to March 1998.
The IAS Association termed it to be a “sad news”. An official further stated that it is definitely an irreparable loss for the IAS fraternity along with the country.
It further stated, “Deepest condolences to all family members. We hope and pray that your ideas and thoughts will continue to guide us.”
The association furnished that his cremation would happen at the Lodhi Road crematorium in Delhi.
It was because of the petition filed by his group of bureaucrats and diplomats that the Supreme Court had released key civil services reforms in the year 2013. Subramanian for that matter, exhibited great diligence to shield the bureaucracy from any kind of political intervention.