Arvind Singh appointed as chairman of AAI


Senior IAS officer Arvind Singh appointed as the chairman of the Airports Authority of India and Sukhbir Singh Sandhu head as the National Highways Authority of India as part of a major bureaucratic reshuffle effected by the Centre.

  • Singh is at present working in his cadre-state Maharashtra. He is appointed as the chief of AAI in the rank and pay of additional secretary.
  • Sandhu is a 1988-batch IAS officer of Uttarakhand cadre. He is currently an additional secretary, department of higher education, ministry of human resource development.
  • He is appointed as the NHAI chairman against the vacancy caused due to the appointment of Nagendra Nath Sinha, who was earlier appointed as the secretary, department of border management.
  • Ganji Kamala V Rao named the chairman and managing director, India Tourism Development CorporationNSE 1.63 % (ITDC) Ltd.
  • Pramod Kumar Tiwari, joint secretary, department of food and public distribution, Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, will be the director-general of the Bureau of Indian Standards in the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution.