The finance ministry today extended the last date by a month to June 18 for receipt of applications for the post of a whole time member in Sebi. The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has three whole time members. S Ramana, one of the members, is scheduled to retire this year. The finance ministry had advertised for the post last month. In March, the government had appointed Madhabi Puri Buch as a whole time member. In August last year, RBI's Executive Director Gurumoorthy Mahalingam was appointed whole time member of the market regulator Sebi. Ajay Tyagi recently replaced U K Sinha as the chairman of Sebi.
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