[Updated] List of RBI Governor of India PDF

RBI Governor List PDF | List of RBI Governor of India 2021 | RBI Governor Name List | Duputy Governor of RBI | First Governor of Reserve Bank of India | RBI Governor List from 1935 to 2021

The Reserve Bank of India is the central bank of India . This bank governs the working of other banks and financial institutions in India. The Governor of RBI is the chief executive of India’s central bank and the ex-officio chairperson of it Central Board of Directors. The central govt. appoints the RBI Governor, along with other Deputy Governors.

RBI Governor List

The Governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is the chief executive officer of India’s central bank and the ex-officio chair of its Central Board of Directions. Indian Rupee currency notes, issued by the RBI, bear the governor’s signature.

The list of RBI Governor is given below.

S.NoName of GovernorTenure
1Sir Osborne SmithApril 1, 1935 – June 30, 1937
2Sir James Braid TaylorJuly 1, 1937 – February 17, 1943
3Sir C.D. DeshmukhAugust 11, 1943 – June 30, 1949
4Sir Bengal Rama RauJuly 1, 1949 – January 14, 1957
5K.G. AmbegaonkarJanuary 14, 1957 – February 28, 1957
6H.V.R LyengarMarch 1, 1957 – February 28, 1962
7P.C BhattacharyaMarch 1, 1962 – June 30, 1967
8L.K. JhaJuly 1, 1967 – May 3, 1970
9B.N. AdarkarMay 4, 1970 – June 15, 1970
10S. JagannathanJune 16, 1970 – May 19, 1975
11N.C. Sen GuptaMay 19, 1975 – August 19, 1975
12K.R. PuriAugust 20, 1975 – May 2, 1977
13M. NarasimhamMay 3, 1977 – November 30, 1977
14I.G. PatelDecember 1, 1977 – September 15, 1982
15Manmohan SinghSeptember 16, 1982 – January 14, 1985
16Amitav GoshJanuary 15, 1985 – September 4, 1985
17R.N. MalhotraFebruary 4, 1985 – December 22, 1990
18S. VpnldraramananDecember 22, 1990 – December 21, 1992
19C. RangarajanDecember 22, 1992 – November 21, 1997
20Bimal JalanNovember 22, 1997 – September 6, 2003
21Y.V. ReddySeptember 6, 2003 – September 5, 2008
22D. SubbaraoSeptember 5, 2008 – September 4, 2013
23Raghuram G. Raj anSeptember 4, 2013 – September 4, 2016
24Urjit Ravindra PatelSeptember 4, 2016 – December 10,2018
25Shaktikanta DasDecember 12, 2018 – to Present
RBI Governor List From 1935 to 2021

Responsibilities / Duties of RBI Governor

The RBI Governor has many powers, but the most significant ones below.

  • Control over Monetary, Currency and Credit system.
  • Heads all the Schedule Banks.
  • Signture on Currency Notes.
  • Control over Stock Market.
  • Influence on Micro and Macro Economies.

Download Reserve Bank of India Governors List with their photos and work tenure details from below link

https://www.rbi.org.in/Scripts/governors.aspx

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