Dr Gyanendra D Bandgaiyan appointed DG of National Centre for Good Governance

Dec 31, 2015 12:38 IST

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) on 30 December 2015 approved the appointment of Dr Gyanendra D Bandgaiyan as the Director General of the National Centre for Good Governance.

He will be in the office for a period of three years which is extendable by another two years or up to 60 years of age, whichever is earlier.

The 54-year-old Bandgaiyan is a former IAS officer of the Union Territories cadre. He hails from Madhya Pradesh.

He is also an Ex-Chief Economist, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).

About National Centre for Good Governance

• It is an autonomous institution under the administrative control of the Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT).
• It is the apex think tank in the country that guides and helps implement good governance reforms through research, policy analysis, advocacy and capacity building.
• It was inaugurated on 24 February 2014 by upgrading National Institute of Administrative Research (NIAR), Mussorrie.

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