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Rahul Bajaj appointed chairman of IIT Bombay

June 06, 2003 13:15 IST

Eminent industrialist and chairman and managing director of Bajaj Auto Ltd, Rahul Bajaj has been appointed as chairman of the board of directors of the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay.

The appointment is for a period of three years since May 12 and Bajaj took over from M G K Menon who was the chairman since 1997, an IIT release said on Friday.

The chairman of the IIT Bombay is nominated by the president of India, in his capacity as the visitor of the Institute, the release added.

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Congratulation on appointment as chairman of IIT Bombay. I am an small Industrilist, I have a querry, why the Industry like yours could not do ...

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Congrates sir, I think,IIT-B shall touch the new heights under your guidence and supervision.And,I hope,Sh.Shishir bajaj too been given the same assignment,he is equally capable. ...

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Hope eminent industralist like Rahul will do some thing to foster more R&D that will proove vital to Indian industry and lessen our dependence on ...

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Dear Mr. Bajaj, As an ex-IIT Mumbai student I wish to congratulate your goodself for your new assignments

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