‘Indianmandarins’ has reliably learnt that as many as fifteen candidates have been short-listed for the post of Chairperson, CBSE (Central Board of School Examination). The five-member Selection Committee is expected to interview the candidates on April 07. Out of fifteen candidates, reportedly, three names may be referred to the HRD Ministry for final selection and further appointment.
The post has been lying vacant since December 2014. Presently the additional charge of Chairperson, CBSE is being carried out by Ms Satbir Silas Bedi (IAS:UT:1986), Joint Secretary, HRD after the repatriation of Vineet Joshi (IAS:MT:1992) on November 27, 2014.