AMN / NEW DELHI
Senior Indian Information Service officer Neelam Kapoor has been appointed as the Director General of the Sports Authority of India.
The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet approved her appointment to the post till her superannuation. Ms Kapoor is at present serving as the Principal Director General of the Directorate of Field Publicity.
Earlier Kapoor was the Principal Director General of the Press Information Bureau in the UPA government. As PIB chief, she was in-charge of information officers attached to every central government ministry.