IRS officer Rahul Navin was appointed as in-charge director of the Enforcement Directorate on Friday on the completion of tenure of the incumbent Sanjay Kumar Mishra, officers mentioned.
In keeping with an official order, Mr Navin, a 1993-batch IRS officer, will maintain the cost until the appointment of a daily director or till additional orders. Mr Navin is at present the ED’s particular director.
The order said that the President “is happy to order the cessation of tenure of Sanjay Kumar Mishra…as Director of Enforcement within the Enforcement Directorate on 15.09.2023.” In July, the Supreme Court docket granted an extension of tenure to ED chief Mishra until September 15 however made it clear there will probably be no additional extension.
The Supreme Court docket order got here days after it had held as “unlawful” two notifications by the Centre granting extension of service, for one yr every time, Mishra because the chief of the Enforcement Directorate.
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