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Narendra Modi led Union government has appointed Krishnamurthy Subramaniam as chief economic advisor today. He has been appointed for three years.
As we know that Arvind Subramaniam, who was chief economic advisor, had resigned from his post and later he lambasted against the union government’s decision on demonetisation
The post of CEA had been lying vacant since Arvind Subramanaian left the finance ministry after a four-year stint earlier this year.
“The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) has approved for the appointment of Dr Krishnamurthy Subramanian, Associate Prof. and ED (CAF), ISB, Hyderabad, to the post of Chief Economic Adviser,” said a government notification.
His appointment will be for a period of three years, it said. Subramanian holds a PhD degree from Chicago Booth.