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19th Governor of the Reserve Bank of India Chakravarthi Rangarajan has been conferred the first Prof. P C Mahalanobis Award in Official Statistics for lifetime achievements award. Chakravarthi Rangarajan received Award for his contribution in providing solutions in the issues related to the estimation of national income.

The lifetime achievements award has been inaugurated by the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation from 2020, and will henceforth be awarded yearly for the outstanding and meritorious contribution of an individual for the development and promotion of official statistics sector

  • (MoSPI) under: Rao Inderjit Singh.
  • Chairman of the NSC: Bimal Kumar Roy.
  • Indian Statistical Institute Director: Sanghamitra Bandyopadhyay.

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