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Eminent yes men behind NSE

Don't forget, the NSE scam and its abuse of power happened under the gaze of three successive Sebi chairmen, the worst happening under C B Bhave and U K Sinha

Chitra Ramkrishna

Former NSE MD and CEO Chitra Ramkrishna

Debashis Basu
For the past two weeks, the media has been agog about a Himalayan yogi whose blessings alone were running the world’s largest derivatives exchange, the National Stock Exchange (NSE), according to Chitra Ramkrishna, its former managing director. As documented in the 190-page order of the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi), released on the February 11, Ms Ramkrishna referred to this “unknown person” as “thee” or “swami ji” or “your lordship” and he was communicating with her through an email id — When Sebi asked her about the person behind this email id, she replied “Siddha Purusha/Yogi is
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First Published: Feb 27 2022 | 11:24 PM IST

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