Vijay Kelkar to head CEA search and selection committee; over 20 applications received
Updated : August 21, 2018 12:37 PM IST
Indian economist Vijay Kelkar will head the chief economic advisor (CEA) search and selection committee, a government official told CNBC-TV18.
The search panel will consist of the secretary economic affairs, Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) secretary, among other members.
The Finance Minister received around 20 applications for CEA job till now, the official added.