The Centre appointed renowned scientist, Dr G Satheesh Reddy, as Chairman of the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) and Secretary in Department of Defence Research & Development (DDR&D).
The topmost post of the DRDO was lying vacant when the then chief Dr S Christopher stepped down. Defence Secretary Sanjay Mitra was then given additional charge of the organisation.
Source- DD News
Static/Current Takeaways Important for Indian Bank PO Exam 2018-
- DRDO Headquarters in: New Delhi, Founded in: 1958.