Deepak Kashyap appointed as anti-corruption official in BSNL

Railway service officer Deepak Kashyap was appointed as Chief Vigilance Officer (CVO) of Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited. The CVO acts as distant arm of Central Vigilance Commission to check corruption.

Kashyap, a 1985 batch officer of Indian Railway Traffic Service, has been appointed to the post for an initial period of three years, an order issued by Department of Personnel.  His tenure is extendable for a further period of two years in the same organisation or three years on shifting to another central public sector enterprise. IAS officer Manoj Kumar has been appointed as CVO in Delhi Development Authority (DDA). He is a 1988 batch IAS officer of Himachal Pradesh cadre. 

IPS officer Deepak Kumar has been appointed as CVO of Heavy Engineering Corporation Ltd Ranchi. Kumar is a 1993 batch IPS officer of Jammu and Kashmir cadre. He has been appointed to the post for three years which is further extendable up to three more years.

Extra info:
1. Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (abbreviated BSNL) is an Indian state-owned telecommunications company headquartered in New Delhi. It was incorporated on 15 September 2000 and took over the business of providing of telecom services and network management from the erstwhile Central Government Departments of Telecom Services (DTS) and Telecom Operations (DTO), with effect from 1 October 2000 on a going concern basis.
2. Minister of Communications and Information Technology – Ravi Shankar Prasad


So lets do:
1. Who is appointed as anti-corruption official in BSNL?
2. who is the Minister of Communications and Information Technology?


Source – The Hindu


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