Early Days

Early school days

Key member of Chetwode House, King George's School,Ajmer

Winning a cup in a college competition

Graduating in Economics

At the IAS Academy Mussoorie

Early IAS days

At a district posting

At a district posting

At a district posting


The family founder-Raja Daulat Ram Haldea

Discipline came from his father, Raosaheb Triloki Nath Haldea and values from his grandmother Smt. Chandra Kunwar

His father and mother at their wedding

His father Raosaheb Triloki Nath Haldea in his formal attire

With mother,Laxmi, and siblings Prithvi, (sitting) Seema, Daulat amd Rashmi (standing)

With wife Rukmani and children Rohini and Rohan

With his extended family on his 70th birthday

With Ayaan and Tarana, 2 of his 5 grandchildren

His 3 more grandchildren-Anika, Vihaan and Rishaan

Infra Events

Launch of his Book indian Highways A Framework for Commercialization with Shri Yashwant Sinha, Shri Rajnath Singh and Dr. Montek Singh Ahluwalia

Launch of his book Infrastructure at Crossroad with Shri Salman Khurshid and Dr. C.P.Joshi

Escorting Dr. Manmohan Singh ,Prime Minister of India to an conference on infrastructure

Addressing a conference on Infrastructure

At a conference on Infrastructure

At an international conference with Shri N.K.Singh

At an international conference with Shri P.Chidambaram, Dr. Montek Singh Ahluwalia and Shri M.S.Verma

Some PPP Projects

At an infra project site

Jaipur Kishangarh Highway

Electric Locomotives

Hyderabad Metro

Power Transmission


Vizhinjam Port

Grain Silos

Avid Traveller

Relaxing Moments

A selfie at an IPL match

Enjoying an IPL match

Singing a Mukesh ghazal on stage

Getting blessed by Dalai Lama

At a bistro

On his 70th birthday

His last dinner outing at his favourite , Imperial Hotel, Delhi on 26th Feb 2020


Gold Medal for Best IAS Probationer at IAS Academy Mussoorie, which he fought for and got after 30 years

Letters from Shri Soli J. Sorabjee regarding Enron

The one rupee salary cheques which too he never encashed

Letter from Prime Minister acknowledging receipt of royalty on Gajendra's book for the PM Relief Fund

Letter from Delhi Government acknowleding deposit of his salary with the PM Relief Fund


Forever thoughtful

His ever watchful eyes

Passionately addressing a function

Proud of his PPP Highway

Reflecting on his life

The setting suns