Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has named new heads for the country’s premier spy agencies — the Intelligence Bureau (IB) and the Research & Analysis Wing (RAW).
- Arvind Kumar will head the Intelligence Bureau, the main internal intelligence unit of the government. He will succeed Rajiv Jain.
- Samant Goel will take charge of the RAW, which looks after the external intelligence of the country. He will succeed Anil Dhasmana.
Static/Current Takeaways Important For RRB NTPC/IBPS RRB Mains:
- Prime Minister is the head of the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC).
Source: The Hindu