Sukhbir Singh Sandhu has been given six months extension as the chairman of the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI). The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the extension in central deputation tenure of Sandhu, chairman, NHAI, Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, for a period of six months beyond January 21, 2021, i.e. up to July 21, 2021. Sandhu is a 1988-batch IAS officer of Uttarakhand cadre.
Important takeaways for all competitive exams:
- National Highways Authority of India Founded: 1988.
- National Highways Authority of India Headquarters: New Delhi.