Sanjeev Sahai to be Designated as New Chairman of Oil Regulator - PNGRB

Highlights:

  • Senior administrator and former electricity secretary, Sanjeev Nandan Sahai is set to take over as subsequent chairman of the PNGRB (Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board).
  • A search committee headed by using V K Saraswat, Member (S&T), NITI Aayog, cleared the title of Sahai. 
  • Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board is a statutory physique in India.
Sanjeev Sahai: A Fact File
  • Sanjiv Nandan Sahai is a 1986 batch IAS officer of the Arunachal Pradesh-Goa- Mizoram and Union Territory (AGMUT) cadre.
  • He took over as Secretary in the Ministry of Power in 2019.
  • He has additionally held quite a few positions in the bureaucracy in the course of his career, which include 5 years in office of Prime Minister.