T V Antony IAS, my wife Sunu’s brother, passed away in Chennai this afternoon. My wife was with him in the hospital at the time.
A Padmabhushan awardee, T V Antony was Chief Secretary of Tamil Nadu State and had the distinction of serving under both the governments of opposing political parties.
Another notable distinction is that his father T A Varghese ICS was also the Chief Secretary of the State.
T V Antony was a specialist in population control and was advising several state governments on the subject.
The funeral is scheduled for Monday, January 27 in Chennai.