Dr GP Samanta as new Chief Statistician of India
India’ Govt has appointed Dr G P Samanta as the new Chief Statistician of India (CSI). after his appointment, he becomes the 4th CSI of India. he will serve for a period of two years.
- G P Samanta will take place of Kshatrapati Shivaji.
- Prior to this, he was serving as an adviser in the Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) Department Of Statistics and Information Management.
- he will also have the responsibilities of the Secretary in the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MoSPI).