11 August 2016 Current Affairs: Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd has appointed Akhil Joshi as director (power). Prior to this, Joshi, 57, was executive director-human resource at BHEL .
As director (power), Joshi will be responsible for marketing, commissioning and overall management of power projects along with the company's after-market business .
Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) owned by the Government of India, is a power plant equipment manufacturer and operates as an engineering and manufacturing company based in New Delhi, India. Established in 1964, BHEL is India’s largest engineering and manufacturing company of its kind. The company has been earning profits continuously since 1971-72 and paying dividends uninterruptedly since 1976-77.