Will hold RBI board meeting as planned on Dec 14: Governor Shaktikanta Das

Shaktikanta Das
Former Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das on Wednesday assumed charge as the 25th RBI Governor.

He replaced Urjit Patel who abruptly resigned amid a face-off with the government over issues related to governance and autonomy of the central bank. 

The new RBI governor confirmed that the central meeting scheduled for November 14 will be held as planned. He also outlined his priorities.

Das addressed the media in Mumbai. Here are the highlights:


4:47 PM IST RBI Guv on Centre-RBI relations : I don't know if the relationship is good or not but we have to have stakeholders consultation. Govt is not just a stakeholder but also runs the country,economy&manages major policy decisions. So, there has to be discussion between govt and RBI. pic.twitter.com/ux7RcsJFRx — ANI (@ANI) December 12, 2018

4:36 PM IST There have to be free, fair and frank discussions between the government and RBI: Shaktikanta Das  

4:34 PM IST Will uphold the autonomy, integrity and credibility of RBI as an institution, says RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das while addressing the press conference in Mumbai

4:33 PM IST Open to discussing all issues, says the new RBI governor Shaktikanta Das

4:32 PM IST New RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das says will try to uphold credibilty and autonomy of great institution that RBI is

4:32 PM IST Will take measures which the economy requires in a timely manner, says RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das

4:31 PM IST Will meet public sector bank chiefs in a few days: RBI Governor Das in Mumbai

4:31 PM IST Wouldn't go into issues between RBI and government but every institution has to maintain its autonomy and also adhere to accountability: RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das

4:30 PM IST Heartening to know that inflation is on target with a benign outlook: RBI Governor Das

4:27 PM IST RBI has the core competence to deal with any technical or monetary issue: RBI governor Shaktikanta Das

4:25 PM IST Government is not just a stakeholder, but manages major policy decisions: RBI governor Shaktikanta Das   Government is not just a stakeholder, but manages major policy decisions: RBI governor Shaktikanta Das

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There have to be free, fair and frank discussions between the government and RBI: Shaktikanta Das
 
Will uphold the autonomy, integrity and credibility of RBI as an institution, says RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das while addressing the press conference in Mumbai
Open to discussing all issues, says the new RBI governor Shaktikanta Das
New RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das says will try to uphold credibilty and autonomy of great institution that RBI is
Will take measures which the economy requires in a timely manner, says RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das
Will meet public sector bank chiefs in a few days: RBI Governor Das in Mumbai
Wouldn't go into issues between RBI and government but every institution has to maintain its autonomy and also adhere to accountability: RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das
Heartening to know that inflation is on target with a benign outlook: RBI Governor Das
RBI has the core competence to deal with any technical or monetary issue: RBI governor Shaktikanta Das
Government is not just a stakeholder, but manages major policy decisions: RBI governor Shaktikanta Das
 
Government is not just a stakeholder, but manages major policy decisions: RBI governor Shaktikanta Das
Life is never simple. We will take challenges as they come along. I will uphold integrity and autonomy of RBI: Shaktikanta Das
Inflation broadly on target but will have to be watchful. I will not jump the gun and comment on inflation targeting now, says Shaktikanta Das
I will try and uphold professionalism, core values, credibility and autonomy of this institution. It’s an honour and great opportunity to serve RBI. I will try my best to work with everyone and work in the interest of Indian economy: RBI governor Shaktikanta Das
 
Looking forward to work with the entire RBI team, says Shaktikanta Das
RBI central meeting scheduled for November 14 will be held as planned, says RBI governor Shaktikanta Das
I have proposed a meeting on Thursday with MDs and CEOs of public sector banks based in Mumbai. Will meet others later: RBI governor Shaktikanta Das
 
I will preserve the core values of the RBI: New governor Shaktikanta Das