Who has been appointed as the Director of Enforcement Directorate (ED)?
Karnal Singh, a 1984-batch IPS officer of the Union territories cadre, has been appointed as the Director of Enforcement Directorate (ED). He will be in office till August 31, 2017. Prior to this appointment, he was holding additional charge as Director of ED for over a year. The post had fallen vacant after the government had in August last year curtailed the tenure of Rajan S Katoch, the previous Director of ED. The Directorate General of Economic Enforcement is an economic intelligence and law enforcement agency responsible for enforcing economic laws and fighting economic crime in India.