Shri. T.Balaraman , the first person to get selected to IAS from our Community was the son of former Thrissur Municipal Commssioner Kattoor Rama Pisharody and Padinjare Thonnangamathu Ammini Pisharassiar. After completing B.Sc with physics, he got selected to IAS cadre in 1963. He has served in various high posts in several states including Maharashtra and Central secretariates. He has obtained training in Public Administration from U.K. He was also Managing Director of National seed corporation, Delhi. At the end of his career, he retired as Principal Secretary to Maharashtra Government.