New Delhi, Sep 2 (UNI) Captain P V K Mohan, senior-most member of the National Shipping Board, was today named chairman of the Board.
He has been nominated for a two-year term, an official release said.
Captain Mohan is the youngest and also the first master mariner to become chairman of the Board, consisting of four members of the Lok Sabha, two members of the Rajya Sabha, heads of different ports and representatives from the Defence and Commerce ministries and trade unions.
The entire shipping fraternity has expressed happiness over the selection of a technical person and an eminent shipping personality to head the Board, the release said.
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