Served in India as Under Secretary to the Bengal Government, 1905; Registrar of the Appellate side, High Court, 1905
; Deputy Secretary to the Government of India, legislative Department, 1910; Secretary to
Government. 1915 ; appointed President of the Council of State in 1921 and in 1924 as
member of the Governor-Generals Council
in charge of the Home Department ; appointed Governor of U.P. in 1928.
on 17th July, 1928, at Naini Tal.