Home >News >India >Eminent economist Subir Gokarn passes away
Subir Gokarn (RBI deputy governor Subir Gokarn. The RBI left its key interest rates and the CRR unchanged on Tuesday.)
Subir Gokarn (RBI deputy governor Subir Gokarn. The RBI left its key interest rates and the CRR unchanged on Tuesday.)

Eminent economist Subir Gokarn passes away

  • He was appointed the deputy governor of the RBI in 2009 for a term of three years and had the distinction of being the youngest deputy governor at that time
  • In November, 2015, Gokarn was appointed as an executive director on the board of the IMF

New Delhi: Eminent economist and former RBI deputy governor Subir Gokarn passed away on Tuesday.

"I share this with a heavy heart...Subir Gokarn, my friend and colleague, passed away a few hours back," Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister (EAC-PM) member Shamika Ravi said in a tweet.

In November, 2015, Gokarn was appointed as an executive director on the board of the IMF.

He was appointed the deputy governor of the RBI in 2009 for a term of three years and had the distinction of being the youngest deputy governor at that time. He was also associated with Brooking's India.

This story has been published from a wire agency feed without modifications to the text. Only the headline has been changed.

Subscribe to Mint Newsletters
* Enter a valid email
* Thank you for subscribing to our newsletter.

Click here to read the Mint ePapermint is now on Telegram. Join mint channel in your Telegram and stay updated

Close
×
My Reads Redeem a Gift Card Logout