Zee Media Bureau
Ending all speculations, Governor Raghuram Govind Rajan formally announced the decision that he is not keen on a second term at the helm of the country`s central bank and will return to academia when his tenure ends in September 4.
As soon as Rajan's decision was out in the media, Twitter was flooded with a mix of reactions.
Here are some of the selected tweets
— TheGhoseSpot (@SandipGhose) June 18, 2016
One way of looking at #RaghuramRajan story: War on crony capitalism is over. Full normalcy restored. Capitalism lost, cronies won.
— Shekhar Gupta (@ShekharGupta) June 18, 2016
NDA made no pro-active effort to retain #RaghuramRajan If institutions are more important than individuals, it applies to cabinet as well
— Madhavan Narayanan (@madversity) June 18, 2016
Swamy will now be RBI Governor, abolish income tax, and let people print their own currency. #RaghuramRajan
— Shirish Kunder (@ShirishKunder) June 18, 2016
#RaghuramRajan gone with the wind. And from Gajendra Chauhan to Chetan Chauhan, such a short journey.
— Saba Naqvi (@_sabanaqvi) June 18, 2016
Went to ATM to withdraw some cash. ATM refused to give cash.
All ATMs are feeling sad due to #RaghuramRajan 's exit.
— Mulayam Singh Yadav (@AndColorPockeT) June 18, 2016
— Sanjay Jha (@JhaSanjay) June 18, 2016