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Cabinet secy-led panel to interview candidates for RBI deputy governor Fri

This vacancy of the RBI deputy governor has been reserved for the central bank's internal candidate, who would look after the key supervisory and regulatory functions at the Mint Road

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Currently, the RBI has three deputy governors -- B P Kanungo, M K Jain and Michael Debabrata Patra.

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A search panel headed by the cabinet secretary is scheduled to interview shortlisted candidates on Friday for the post of RBI deputy governor, sources said.

The panel had a preliminary meeting on August 7 with regard to the selection of successor for senior-most Deputy Governor N S Vishwanathan, who demitted office three months ahead of his extended tenure on March 31 on health grounds after serving the monetary authority for 39 years.

The Financial Sector Regulatory Appointment Search Committee (FSRASC) has a list of eight names who would be interviewed via video conference on August 21, the sources said.

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First Published: Aug 20 2020 | 7:50 PM IST

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