Rajesh V shah has been appointed as the chairman of NIFT (national institute of fashion and technology)replacing the veteran cricketer Chetan chauhan.
It is not known, why he has been removed from the post. The appointment of chauhan last june invited criticism from people.Even the BJP MP Kirti Azad questioned his eligibility for the post.
Textile secretary Anant kumar while talking to the news agency PTI said “ Chauhan became a minister in Uttar Pradesh therefore he resigned from the post.
According to a government statement Shah would be incharge of NIFT till 31st March 2019.However the government did’nt shared the details of Shah’s profile.