Urjit Patel quits as RBI Governor
Added: (Wed Dec 12 2018)
Pressbox (Press Release) -
Reserve Bank of India Governor Urjit Patel, who had a recent run-in with the central government over the bank's autonomy, stepped down from his position.
“On account of personal reasons, I have decided to step down from my current position (RBI Governor) effective immediately. It has been my privilege and honour to serve in the Reserve Bank of India in various capacities over the years,” Patel said.