In exercise of the powers conferred by clause (a) of sub-section (1) read with sub-section (4) of Section 8 of the Reserve Bank of India Act 1934, the Central Government appointed Shri Shaktikanta Das, IAS Retd. (TN:80), former Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs, as Governor, Reserve Bank of India (RBI), for a period of three years. A Notification to this effect was issued by the Government of India. Notification related to his resignation is as follows:-
MINISTRY OF FINANCE
(Department of Economic Affairs)
New Delhi, the 12th December, 2018
S.O. 6142(E).—The following Order made by the President to be published for general information:-
Whereas, the Fifteenth Finance Commission has been constituted by the President with the Notification of the Government of India, in the Ministry of Finance (Department of Economic Affairs) published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Sub-Section (ii), vide S.O. 3755(E), dated the 27th November, 2017 and Shri Shaktikanta Das was appointed as Member of the said Commission.
And, whereas, Shri Shaktikanta Das has resigned as Member from the said Commission and the President has been pleased to accept the said resignation with effect from the 11th December 2018.
(RAM NATH KOVIND)
President of India
Dated the 12th December, 2018
[F. No. 10(1)-B(S)/2016]
ARVIND SHRIVASTAVA, Jt. Secy. (Budget)
Note: The Principal notification for constitution of the Finance Commission was published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary vide number S.O. 3755 ( E), dated the 27th November, 2017