Ashok Lavasa: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Sushil Chandra appointed as Election Commissioner (EC) of India
Published: February 15, 2019
Sushil Chandra, an IRS-IT officer of the 1980 batch, has assumed charge as the new Election Commissioner (EC) of India on 15th of February 2019. Prior to joining ECI, he was the Chairman of the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT).With his appointment, the Commission now has Sunil Arora as the Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) ..
Topics: Ashok Lavasa • Central Civil Services • Chairperson, Central Board of Direct Taxes • Civil Services of India • Election Commissioner of India • Government of India • Indian general election • Ministry of Finance • Sunil Arora • Taxation in India
Om Prakash Rawat appointed New Chief Election Commissioner
Published: January 21, 2018
President Ram Nath Kovind has appointed Election commissioner Om Prakash Rawat (64) as new Chief Election Commissioner. He will succeed Achal Kumar Joti who has retired from post. Moreover, President also appointed former finance secretary Ashok Lavasa as Election commissioner. Both will have tenure of six years in office or till he or she attains ..
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Arun Jaitley to chair 17th meeting of Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC) was held
Published: August 23, 2017
Arun Jaitley, the Union Finance Minister, has chaired the 17th meeting of the Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC) in New Delhi on August 22, 2017. The Council discussed the issues and challenges facing the Indian economy and stressed the need to keep constant vigil to manage any external and internal vulnerability. The Council noted ..
Topics: Arun Jaitley • Ashok Lavasa • Finance in India • Financial Stability and Development Council • Government of India • Great Recession • India • Ministry of Finance • Securities and Exchange Board of India • Urjit Patel