Dr. (Shri) K.M. Srivastava is a renowned Indian archeologist who led the Special Archeological Preservation Mission to Angkor in 1982. Until 2010, he was Director General of the Archeological Survey of India (ASI).
He authored several books, including a Study in Protohistoric India, and various archeological reports such as Excavations at Piprahwa and Ganwaria. He took part in the famous excavations in the Indian city of Ayodhya (Uttar Pradesh State), near the Babri Masjid (Mosque).