Arvind Panagriya, the vice-chairman of NITI Aayog has reportedly resigned from his post on Tuesday afternoon.
The 62-year-old Arvind Panagariya is a Professor of Economics at Columbia University.
Indian-American economist and Professor have joined as the vice-chairman of the Niti Aayog in January 2015.
Arvind Panagariya said that after resigning he will return to the Columbia University.
It was learnt that his last day to serve in office will be August 31.