Former IAS Officer Ashok Kumar Gupta has been appointed as the Chairman of the Competition Commission of India (CCI). His appointment has been approved by the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet.
Mr Gupta has replaced Sudhir Mittal. His tenure as the CCI Chairman will be till October 25, 2022, i.e. when attains the age of 65 years, or until further orders, whichever is earlier.
Source- Business Standard
Static/Current Takeaways Important For IBPS PO Mains Exam 2018:
- Competition Commission of India (CCI) has been established by the Central Government with effect from 14th October 2003.