Former Defence Secretary Radha Krishna Mathur becomes 8th Radha Krishna Mathur
Q. Which official has been appointed as Chief Information Commissioner of India?- Published on 21 Dec 15
a. Radha Krishna Mathur
b. Vijai Sharma
c. Brijesh Mishra
d. None of the above
ANSWER: Radha Krishna Mathur
Former defence secretary Radha Krishna Mathur has been appointed as Chief Information Commissioner of India on 18th December 2015. He succeeded Vijai Sharma who finished his tenure on December 1st. He is an IAS officer of Tripura Cadre and was made Defence Secretary in May 2013. He is an alumnus of IIT-K and IIT-Delhi.