CBDT Chairman Sushil Chandra appointed as the new

CBDT Chairman Sushil Chandra appointed as the new Election Commissioner 

The Economic Times

Sushil Chandra, an IIT Roorkee graduate (BE Civil, 1977, UoR), Chairperson of the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT), has been appointed as the new Election Commissioner of India. Chandra, is a 1980 batch officer of the Indian Revenue Service (Income Tax cadre).

Currently, he is serving as the chairman of the CBDT till May 2019. This is his second extension after taking over as the chief of the CBDT, the apex policy-making body of the Income Tax Department, on November 1, 2016

Satya Pinisetty, Joint Commissioner of Income Tax, tweeted the appointment of Sushil Chandra.