Gangtok,September 18: Congress MP Rao Inderjit Singh has become the chairman of the Standing Committee on Information Technology, which was constituted today by Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar.
The Committee looks after the issues of Ministry of Information and Broadcasting and Ministry of Communications and Information Technology. The newly constituted committee has 17 members from Lok Sabha and nine members from Rajya Sabha.
The members from Lok Sabha include Abdul Rahman (DMK), Shivaji Adhalrao Patil (Shiv Sena), Rajendra Agrawal (BJP), Nikhil Kumar Choudhary (BJP), Milind Murli Deora (INC), Rajen Gohain (BJP), Mithlesh Kumar (Samajwadi Party), Inder Singh Namdhari (Independent), Prem Das Rai (Sikkim Democratic Front), Tathagata Satpathy (Biju Janta Dal).
Other Lok Sabha members part of this committee were Bhola Singh (BJP), Dhananjay Singh (BSP), Sushil Kumar Singh (Janata Dal United), C Sivasami (AIADMK), Dharmendra Yadav (Samajwadi Party), Darshana Vikram Jardosh (BJP), M Vijaya Shanthi (Telangana Rashtra Samithi