Rajeeva Laxman Karandikar appointed chairperson of the National Statistical Commission
The Chennai Mathematical Institute (CMI) said that the Government of India had appointed Rajeeva Laxman Karandikar, Professor Emeritus at CMI, as the part-time chairperson of the National Statistical Commission (NSC) of India for a period of three years.
NSC is an autonomous body formed in June 2005 under the recommendation of the Dr. C Rangarajan commission.
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The chairperson of the Commission enjoys the status of a Minister of State, GoI.