Priyank Kanoongo Appointed Chairperson of NCPCR

Priyank Kanoongo appointed to the post of Chairperson, National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) in the rank and pay of Secretary to the Government of India for a period of 03 years. Kanoongo has been member of the commission from November 2015. 
Source- The Times of India

Static/Current Takeaways From Above News For IBPS PO Mains Exam 2018:

  • NCPCR has been constituted by the Government of India, under the Commission for Protection of Child Rights (CPCR) Act,2005.