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Sekhar Basu to head Atomic Energy Commission

Sekhar Basu, a Padma Shri recipient, was appointed the chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission. Basu, who is the current director of Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) and chief executive of the Nuclear Recycle Board (NRB), will replace RK Sinha who will retire on October 23. Basu was also appointed the Secretary of the department of atomic energy and will have a tenure till September 19, 2016


After taking over as director of BARC in 2012, his main accomplishments were the setting up of the India Neutrino Observatory, Indian Pressurised Water Reactor, and the starting of new projects for societal activities. The Power Reactor Fuel Reprocessing Plant at Tarapur was built under his guidance.




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