Govt extends tenure of ED director by one year

The government on Thursday extended the tenure of Enforcement Directorate director Sanjay Kumar Mishra by one year. Mishra is a 1984-batch Indian Revenue Service (IRS) officer of the Income Tax (IT) cadre. The Centre had on November 17, 2021 extended the tenure of ED chief Sanjay Mishra by a year till November 18, 2022, days after the Centre brought ordinances to allow the ED and CBI directors to occupy the office up to five years.