Chandrakala is a member of Indian Administrative Services [IAS] and currently serving as District Magistrate [DM] of Bulandshahr, UP, she is an IAS officer of 2008 batch of UP Cadre. She was born on 27/09/1979 in Garjana Palli Village EllaReddy Mandal Karimnagar Dist Telangaana State.
She is a tribeswoman and has reached the IAS post only because of her sheer hard work and perseverance. With whole-hearted support from her family, Chandrakala secured the 409th rank in the Civil Services exams whose results were announced by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) in 2008. A mother of 9 year old girl, her husband A Ramulu works as deputy executive engineer in Sriramsagar Project (SRSP) at Lower Manair Dam (LMD). Telangaana Bidda.. She joined Koti Women's College in Hyderabad to study BA but was married off in the second year. Her high aspirations prevented her from giving up studies and she completed MA (Economics) through distance education and prepared for Group I with the help of her husband who took care of their child.
She was posted as CDO Allahabad and in April 2012 shifted as DM Hamirpur.After this, her post was again shuffled and she was made the Mathura DM on 8 June 2014. She was only the second female District Magistrate of Mathura, after Anita Meshram. Even this post was short lived and within 129 days, she was again posted as Bulandshahar DM. She is very honest and hard working officer in the history of Bulandshahr.