Urjit Patel takes over as RBI deputy governor
MUMBAI (Reuters) - Urjit Patel has taken over as a deputy governor of the RBI, it said in a statement on Monday.
Patel has been appointed for a period of three years starting from January 11, the Reserve Bank of India said.
Prior to this, Patel was adviser (energy and infrastructure) at the Boston Consulting Group.
He replaced Subir Gokarn, who was heading the monetary policy department, after his term as a deputy governor ended on December 31, 2012.
(Reporting by Shamik Paul; Editing by Prateek Chatterjee)
- Tweet this
- Share this
- Digg this
Half of India's thermal power stations have less than a week's supply of coal on hand, according to weekly data, the lowest level since mid-2012 when millions of people were left without power in one of the world's worst blackouts. Full Article
In race for bigger margins, drug makers willing to lose the India "advantage". Full Article