Karan Singh

Dr Karan Singh was born heir apparent to the then ruler of the state of Jammu and Kashmir and served successively as regent, Sardar-i-Riyasat and governor of the state. A Padma Vibhushan, Dr Singh has held the tourism and civil aviation, health and family planning and the education and culture portfolios in the Indian government and served as ambassador to the United States. He has been deputy leader of the Congress Parliamentary Party and chairman of the Committee on Ethics of the Rajya Sabha...See more