Mr.Kiran Gurrala, I.A.S.,
Mr.Kiran Gurrala, I.A.S., an Indian Administrative Officer belonging to 2009 Batch, is the first District Collector for the newly formed Kallakurichi District which is carved out from Viluppuram District. Mr. Kiran Gurrala hails from Hyderabad in Telangana State and is an Engineering Graduate (Electrical and Electronics) from NIT, Warangal. He was trained as Assistant Collector in Tirunelveli District and was posted as Sub Collector for Cuddalore Sub division.
Mr. Kiran Gurrala in his previous postings served as Additional Collector (Development) and Project Officer of District Rural Development Agency in Sivaganga District, Commissioner, Madurai Corporation, Additional Director of Agriculture, Chief Executive Officer, Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority (CMDA), Managing Director, Tamil Nadu Housing Board, Joint Secretary (Health and Family Welfare Department). Tamil Nadu State Government appointed Mr.Kiran Gurrala as a Special Officer for the formation of new Kallakurichi District on 25th July 2019 and later posted as the District Collector and District Magistrate, Kallakurichi on 26th November 2019.