A 1978-batch Research and Analysis (RAS) cadre officer, Rajinder Khanna headed RAW from December 2014 for a fixed two-year period. Khanna’s appointment comes at a time when India’s relations with neighbouring Pakistan have been, at best, tenuous. This appointment is crucial because it makes for a robust office of the NSA, with Ajit Doval leading from the front. Defence experts said India needs better internal security management and better counter-terrorism strategies. Right now, we need to manage our internal security better,” said H.S.
Source: Mint January 03, 2018 06:45 UTC