New Delhi, Nov 14 (PTI) Rajeev Mehrotra has been given an extension till June 2021 as chairman and managing director of RITES, an engineering consultancy company, according to an official order issued today.

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet approved the extension of tenure of Mehrotra from October 11, 2017 to June 30, 2021, the date of his superannuation, the order issued by the Department of Personnel and Training read.

The RITES Ltd, a public limited company, is a consultancy organisation in the field of transport, infrastructure and related technologies.

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