Who is currently the deputy chairman of the Policy Commission?

Who is currently the deputy chairman of the Policy Commission?

Vice Chairperson: Rajiv Kumar.

Who is the present president of Niti Aayog?

Shri Amitabh Kant is presently posted as CEO, NITI Aayog (National Institution for Transforming India). He was till recently Secretary, Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP). Amitabh Kant is a member of the Indian Administrative Service, IAS (Kerala Cadre: 1980 Batch).

Who is the first vice chairperson of Niti Aayog?

Arvind Panagariya (born 30 September 1952) is an Indian-American economist and a professor of economics at Columbia University, who served as first vice-chairman of the government of India think-tank NITI Aayog between January 2015 and August 2017.

Who was the first chairman of the Planning Commission?

Minister Jawaharlal Nehru
After India achieved independence, a formal model of planning was adopted, and accordingly the Planning Commission, reporting directly to the Prime Minister of India, was established on 15 March 1950, with Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru as the Chairman.

Who was the last deputy chairman of planning commission?

List of Deputy Chairpersons of the Planning Commission

# Name Left office
(18) Madhu Dandavate 21 March 1998
21 Jaswant Singh 4 February 1999
22 K. C. Pant 17 June 2004
23 Montek Singh Ahluwalia 26 May 2014

Who is the Chairman of Planning Commission?

1. Shri Montek Singh Ahluwalia, Member, Planning Commission e-mail: [email protected] Chairman
Non officials
19. Shri Sudheendra Kulkarni, Prime Minister’s Office (PMO). e-mail: [email protected] Member

Who is the first planning commission of India?

Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru

Who is the Chairman of Planning Commission 2020?

Who is Vice Chairman of NITI Aayog 2019?

Noted international economist Arvind Panagariya, 62, will be the vice-chairman in the NITI (National Institution for Transforming India) Aayog. Modi had announced in his Independence Day address to the nation that the Planning Commission would be done away with.

When did NITI Aayog replace the Planning Commission?

In his first Independence Day speech in 2014, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced his intention to dissolve the Planning Commission. It has since been replaced by a new institution named NITI Aayog.

What’s the difference between NITI Aayog and Yojana?

According to the government, “The NITI Aayog will develop mechanisms to formulate credible plans to the village level and aggregate these progressively at higher levels of government,” an indication that village bodies will not be developing plans but it will come down from the centralized structure.

When was the NITI Aayog formed in India?

You can also download it as PDF and save it for last minute revision. The NITI Aayog was formed by a resolution of the Union cabinet on 1st January 2015. The Government of India, in line with its reform agenda, constituted the NITI Aayog to replace the Planning Commission instituted in 1950.