Rajiv Kumar

Budget gives clear signals on promoting electric vehicles: Niti Aayog VC Rajiv Kumar

Answering questions on disinvestment, Rajiv Kumar said the ambitious target of Rs 1.05 lakh crore for 2019-20 is achievable.

published on : 7th July 2019

Budget clean break from past, sets out agenda for Modi 2.0 government: Niti Aayog VC Rajiv Kumar

Rajiv Kumar said I-T rebate was provided six months ago in the interim Budget and such concessions cannot be repeated all the time due to fiscal constraints.

published on : 6th July 2019

Economic Survey reflects government's​ resolve to maintain fiscal stability: Niti Aayog VC Rajiv Kumar

Rajiv Kumar said the Economic Survey provides a comprehensive and clear picture of economic trends and challenges ahead.

published on : 4th July 2019

Vineet Brijlal new IGP of Guntur Range in Andhra Pradesh in new reshuffle

While 1987-batch IPS officer AR Anuradha, was posted as DG of State Disaster Response and Fire Services, Rajiv Kumar Meena was appointed Visakhapatnam Police Commissioner.

published on : 24th June 2019

NITI Aayog VC Rajiv Kumar's son joins Ola; could take leaf out of father's EV plan

Sources said Kumar, who holds Masters degree in Global Political Economy from the University of Sussex, would work closely with the head of Ola Electric Mobility, Anand Shah.

published on : 13th June 2019

'Hope Mamata attends Niti Aayog meet': Rajiv Kumar on Bengal CM's 'fruitless' jibe at government think-tank

Mamata has refused to attend the meeting of Niti Aayog to be chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying it is "fruitless" as the body has no financial powers to support state plans.

published on : 9th June 2019

Economist Bibek Debroy out, ministers in as NITI Aayog is shuffled

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday reconstituted the National Institution of Transforming India (NITI) Aayog by inducting a few Cabinet ministers.

published on : 7th June 2019

Government committed to take new reform initiatives: NITI Aayog

Kumar said that the government is all set to launch new reform initiatives in the next 100 days, which will spur India's economic growth.

published on : 2nd June 2019

EC finds NITI Aayog VC guilty of violating poll code with remarks on Congress' NYAY

Rajiv Kumar had earlier claimed that he did not violate MCC as he had commented as an economist and not as part of Niti Ayog.

published on : 5th April 2019

I spoke on NYAY as economist, not as part of Niti Aayog: Rajiv Kumar tells EC

The EC had felt that since Kumar is a bureaucrat, his remarks were prima facie violative of the model code.

published on : 3rd April 2019

Comment against NYAY scheme: EC asks Niti Aayog vice-chairman to respond to notice by April 2

Official sources said Rajiv Kumar had sought time till April 5 from the Election Commission to respond to the show cause notice as he was abroad.

published on : 30th March 2019

EC to seek details of Niti Aayog vice-chairman's remarks on Congress' NYAY scheme

Sources in the poll panel said, since Kumar is part of the bureaucratic executive, such remarks may be violative of the model code.

published on : 27th March 2019

Congress' income guarantee promise to burst fiscal discipline: NITI vice chairman Rajiv Kumar

Congress President announces a scheme that will burst fiscal discipline, create strong incentives against work and which will never be implemented, Kumar said in a tweet.

published on : 25th March 2019

GSP withdrawal may impact garment export business: NITI Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar

When asked if New Delhi will impose a retaliatory tariff, Rajiv Kumar said there is no need for such action.

published on : 7th March 2019

Real estate sector will grow five-fold by 2040, says Niti Aayog VC Rajiv Kumar

The Indian real estate sector is set to explode in size over the next few decades, says government think tank Niti Aayog’s vice-chairman Rajiv Kumar.

published on : 23rd February 2019
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