Govt Appoints DEITY Ex-Secretary J Satyanarayana As UIDAI Chairperson

The government has reportedly appointed retired IAS officer and former DEITY Secretary J Satyanarayana as the Chairperson of the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI).Satyanarayana succeeds former Infosys co-founder Nandan Nilekani who was the first chairman and had stepped down from the post in 2014, ETreports. Satyanarayana, a 1977 batch IAS officer of the Andhra Pradesh cadre, has been appointed as a part-time chairperson of UIDAI. The present CEO of UIDAI, Ajay Bhushan Pandey is a serving IAS officer. The government on Tuesday appointed two private persons as the part-time members...