Friday 15 November 2019
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Ar. Lekh Raj Lalla

Ar. L.R. LallaAr. Lekh Raj Lalla, is a qualified, experienced and renowned architect with a lot of hospital projects to his credit both in public and private sector. He is an updated architect and brings tremendous expertise to Blue Ocean Consultants.

Professional Career

  • Served with Military Engineers Services for nearly 39 years (20 years in class I Architect Services) in different capacity up to the rank of Senior Architect (Selection Grade).
  • Last assignment being head of “Hospital Planning Cell”. E. in C’s Branch, A.H.Q.
  • Now practicing as professional Architect since April 1993.
  • Handling Hospital Projects for Blue Ocean Consultants

Academic Career

  • Visiting Lecturer to College of Architecture, Chandigarh.
  • Internal & External examiner University of Chandigarh.

Publications / Seminars

  • Six technical papers presented at various Seminars.
  • Ten National & International Hospital Planning Seminars Attended.
  • Wrote two units of Course material on subjects, “Engineering Hazards” and “Radiation Hazards” for P.G. Diploma in Hospital & Health Management – Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi.

Job Responsibility as head of Hospital Planning Cell, E-in-C’s Branch, A.H.Q.

  • Advising DGMS Army, Navy, and Air Force on Hospital Planning matters.
  • Scrutiny of Hospital designs evolved by lower formations of M.E.S.
  • Laying down Hospital planning norms, specifications & color schemes.
  • Formation of guide lines, policy relating various aspects of planning.
  • Visits to Hospital projects during their stage of execution.


  • Member of the board of assessors for design competition of Hospital complex at Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Patna.

Planning Norms

  • Formulated Planning Norms (Space programme) for Armed Forces Hospitals as an active member of the committee (1978-79).
  • Formulated norms for color scheme for Armed Forces Hospitals.
  • Formulated Planning Norms (Space programme) for General Hospitals at Bureau of Indian Standards as an active member of the committee and still continuing to be on their panel.
  • Enrolled as other member of the subcommittee for” Development of Minimum Standards for Clinical Establishments” by DGHS, Govt. of India.


  • Samar Sewa Star.
  • Commendation card by Chief of Army Staff