New Delhi: Member (Finance) in Prasar Bharati Rajiv Singh on Monday took over as the acting CEO of the countrys public service broadcaster.
Singh has taken over as per a resolution of the Prasar Bharati Boards Resolution taken on January 14 in a meeting in Hyderabad.
Suresh Panda, Member (Personnel), who was the acting CEO retired yesterday.
The Prasar Bharati Board had passed a similar resolution in favour of Panda when Jawhar Sircar put in his papers.
Article 30 of Prasar Bharati Act empowers the Board to take decisions in such contingencies.
Prasar Bharati looks after the functioning of Doordarshan and All India Radio.