Shri Rajesh Malhotra took over as Principal Director General of Press Information Bureau.

  • Shri Rajesh Malhotra has assumed charge as the Principal Director General of Press Information Bureau (PIB) on 1st March. Mr. Malhotra takes over after the retirement of Mr. Satyendra Prakash.
  • Shri Rajesh Malhotra, a 1989 batch Indian Information Service (IIS) officer, was earlier working in the Ministry of Finance since January 2018.
  • Shri Malhotra has over 32 years of experience in planning and implementing media and communication strategies for various Ministries/Departments of the Central Government including Finance, Corporate Affairs, Agriculture, Power, Coal, Mines, Communications and IT, Textiles, Labour, New and Renewable Energy Has years of experience.
  • In addition, he was associated with the Election Commission of India as in-charge of media and communications for 21 years (1996–2017).
  • Mr. Malhotra holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management from IMT, Ghaziabad and a Post Graduate Diploma in Media Law from Nalsar, Hyderabad.
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