Shri T. Gopala
Rao, IAS has been appointed as Chairman, Andhra Pradesh Industrial Development
Corporation Ltd. (APIDC) vice Shri N. Yathiraja Rao.
Shri Ashok Kumar
has been appointed as the new Chairman Railway Board and ex-officio Principal
Secretary to the Government of India vice Shri V.K. Agarwal. Shri Ashok
Kumar is presently serving as Member, Mechanical in the Railway Board.
Mr. Suman K. Bery
will succeed Shri Rakesh Mohan as Director General of the National Council
of Applied Economic Research. Shri Bery is presently the lead economist
for Brazil in the World Bank at Washington. He was earlier special consultant
to the RBI governor.
Shri Shivrup Tiwari
of Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd. (BHEL) has been elected Chairman of the
Public Relations Society of India (PRSI), Delhi Chapter for the Year 2000-2001.
Shri C. Ramesh
has been appointed as Chairman and Managing Director of Mahanagar Telephone
Shri R.N. Malhotra
has been appointed as Chairman, IRCON International Limited.
Shri K.B. Verma
joins as Director (Finance) of IRCON International Ltd.,
Shri Subir Raha,
Director (Human Resource & Business Development), Indian Oil will concurrently
hold the post of Chairman of Indian Oil Petronas Ltd. (IPL) a 50:50 joint
venture of Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. and Petroleum National Berhad (Petronas),
Malaysia. Shamsul Asar Abbas has been inducted as a Director on the Board
on behalf of Petronas. Shri C.K. Dixit, Executive Director, Indian Oil
has been appointed as CEO of the Compay.
Shri C.R. Sharma
has taken charge as Executive Director of Andhra Bank. Before taking up
this assignment, he was General Manager of the Oriental Bank of Commerce.
Shri P.G. Mankad
has been appointed as Secretary, Industrial Policy and Promotion.
Dr. S. Narain
has been appointed as Secretary, Revenue Department.
Shri P. Shankar
has been appointed as Secretary, Petroleum Ministry.
Anand has been appointed as Secretary, Small Scale Industries and Agro
and Rural Industries.
Shri M.P. Pinto
has been appointed as Secretary, Shipping.
Shri R.D. Kapoor
has been appointed as Secretary Food and PDS.
Shri M.V. Rehman
has been appointed as Secretary, Parliamentary Affairs.
Shri B.S. Baswan
has been appointed as Secretary, National Commission for Minorities.