Former Finance Secretary Ajay Narayan Jha has joined as a member of the 15th Finance Commission. Jha has been posted in place of Shaktikanta Das who had resigned as a member of the Commission after being appointed the RBI Governor. Jha is a 1982-batch IAS officer of Manipur cadre. He was retired as a Finance Secretary to the central government.
Source: The Financial Express
Static/Current Takeaways Important for Uttarakhand Cooperative Bank Exam:
- Finance Minister of India: Arun Jaitley.
- 15th Finance Commission Chairman: N K Singh.