David Syiemlieh appointed UPSC chairman
New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday appointed Professor David R. Syiemlieh as the Chairman of the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).
Syiemlieh is from Meghalaya, and was a UPSC member.
“The President has appointed Syiemlieh to perform the duties of the post of Chairman, Union Public Service Commission,” a statement said here.
The 63-year-old Syiemlieh will assume charge on January 4 and retire on January 21, 2018.