Girija Shankar Bajpai

Girija Shankar Bajpai

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Sir Girija Shankar Bajpai, KCSI, KBE, CIE (1891 - 1954) was an eminent Indian civil servant, diplomat and Governor. He entered the ICS in 1915, and was appointed a CBE in 1922. In 1926, he was appointed a CIE and was knighted in 1935 with the KBE. By 1940, Sir Girija Bajpai was one of the six members of the Viceroy's Executive Council, which was the colonial version of a Cabinet. By 1943, he was the Agent-General (roughly equivalent to an ambassadorial post) to the USA for India. He was made a KCSI in that year. He was known for his ethics, oratory, strong will and far-reaching vision.show more

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  • Paperback | 52 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 91g
  • Commun
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136727595
  • 9786136727592