Ajit Doval Re-Appointed as NSA for 5 Years, Elevated to Cabinet Rank
- The Cabinet committee has re-appointed Ajit Doval as the National Security Adviser (NSA) for a second consecutive term with effect from May 31, 2019.
- Besides, he has also been elevated to the rank of Union Cabinet Minister.
- In May 2014, Doval was appointed as the 5th NSA. That time he held the rank of Minister of State.
- He is the first National Security Adviser to get a second term.