President appoints Vinay Sahasrabuddhe as ICCR President

Vinay Sahasrabuddhe appointed as the President of Indian Council of Cultural Relations (ICCR) by President Ram Nath Kovind. Vinay Sahasrabuddhe is the national Vice President of BJP, and also a Rajya Sabha member from Maharashtra.
Vinay Sahasrabuddhe will replace Lokesh Chandra, who had been appointed as the president pf ICCR in October 2014 and has completed his three-year-term. He was a noted scholar and thinker.
Vinay Sahasrabuddhe is the vice-president of South Asia’s only training and research academy for elected representatives and voluntary social workers ‘Rambhau Mhalgi Prabodhini.
He headed the BJP’s training cell for over a decade, and currently he is national in-charge of Policy Research and Good Governance department in Bhartiya Janta Party.