Noted economist Rajiv Kumar will be the next Vice-Chairman of NITI Aayog, which is a think-tank that replaced the Planning Commission. He will succeed Arvind Panagariya, who had recently quit as Vice Chairman of Niti Aayog.
Important Takeaways from Above News-
- PM Narendra Modi is present Chairperson of NITI Aayog.
- NITI Aayog or the National Institution for Transforming India is a Government of India policy think-tank to replace the Planning Commission.
Source- The Hindu Business Line