Rajinder Khanna Appointed OSD, National Security Council Secretariat
NE W DELHI. T h e Appointments Committee of the Cabinet
(ACC) has approved the appointment of former Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) chief Rajinder Khanna as OSD ( Neighbourhood Studies) in the National Security Council Secretariat ( NSCS). The appointment is on contract basis, on standard terms and conditions applicable in similar cases, by temporarily upgrading the vacant post of Additional Secretary to that of a Secretary for a period of one year or until further orders, whichever is earlier, a Government statement said February 17. The National Security Council is the apex body of national security planning and is headed by the Prime Minister.