Govt appoints Surjit S Bhalla as Executive Director for India at IMF
Surjit Bhalla earlier served as a member of the prime minister's economic advisory council but resigned earlier this year
His appointment has been cleared by the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Government has appointed economist Surjit Bhalla as the executive director of the International Monetary Fund for a period of three years. The post was lying vacant after the death of Dr Subir Gokarn in July.