BSNL building at Hyderabad by Jeet Malhotra
BSNL building at Hyderabad by Jeet Malhotra © Pingali Naga Praveen

Architect Jeet Malhotra (born 1929) has worked with Otto Koenigsberger, a world renowned town planner from 1949 to 1951, and also worked on UN project of League of Nations in Geneva with Charlottee Perriand. From 1951-1966 he worked on Chandigarh Capital project in close association with Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeanneret, Maxwell Fry and Jane Drew. He remained Chief Architect, Punjab from 1981 to 1985, and Chief Architect, New Delhi Municipal Corporation from 1985 to 1987. In addition to this Jeet Malhotra served as President, Indian Council of Architecture from 1984 to 1987.1