Aditya Mishra is the new Chairman of LPAI

Senior IPS officer Mr Aditya Mishra, a 1989 batch IPS officer of the Uttar Pradesh cadre, has been appointed as the Chairman of the Land Ports Authority of India (LPAI), according to an order issued by the Personnel Ministry.

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the appointment of Mr Mishra as the Chairman of the LPAI on the recommendations of a search-cum-selection panel, the order said.

Mr Mishra has been appointed for a period of five years from the date of assumption of charge, it said. LPAI develops, sanitises and manage the facilities for cross-border movement of passengers and goods at designated points along the international borders of India, as per a report.