Nambi Narayanan

Nambi Narayanan is an Indian aerospace scientist who worked for the Indian Space Research Organisation. As a senior official at the ISRO, he was briefly in charge of the cryogenics division. He was awarded the Padma Bhushan, India's third-highest civilian award, in March 2019. In 1994, he was arrested on trumped up charges of espionage. The charges against him were found to be baseless by the Central Bureau of Investigation in April 1996.