Interdependent India’s First woman IAS officer Esha Basant Joshi passed away

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India’s First woman IAS officer passed away

India’s First woman IAS officer passed away

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first women IAS officer / first lady IAS officer / Esha Basant Joshi / Indai first woman IAS officer

Many of us know that first woman IPS is Kiran Bedi, however few people really know that who was first woman IAS officer.  Its very sad to write that first woman IAS officer is no more and our nation lost a great personality.

First woman IAS officer of independent India Esha Basant Joshi died in Mumbai at the age of 91.
She was the first woman IAS officer after independence joined civil service in 1951 while Esha Basant Joshi was the first woman IAS.

he born in Ernakulam district of Kerala state in July 1927. She completed her primary education in Kozhikode and then for the higher education she moved to chennai. In 1949 she obtained her master’s in English literature from Madras university.

She passed the civil services examination in 1950. R. N. Malhotra was his batchmate. Later She married with R. N. Malhotra. He was the Governor of RBI from 1985 to 1990. She opted Madras cadre where she was posted in Hosur as a sub collector.
She served under the CM C. Rajagopalachari in her initial stage. She worked under seven chief minister and also with Rajiv Gandhi.

India’s first computerised port Nhava sheva ( jawahar lal nehru port ) executed successfully under her chairmanship in Mumbai. She trained in horse riding and shooting.

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1 comments on “Interdependent India’s First woman IAS officer Esha Basant Joshi passed away”

  1. I think she was the first IAS of independent India.Not the first IAS of india..please tell me am I right or not…

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