Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Wednesday said that the Nehru Memorial Museum and Library is becoming Nagpur Memorial Museum and Library.
TV journalist Rajat Sharma and Adman Prasoon Joshi are the ones newly inducted among others.
According to an order issued on Tuesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is the president of the society and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh its vice president.
“The central government has reconstituted the Nehru Memorial Museum and Library (NMML) Society under rule 3 of the memorandum of association and rules and regulations of NMML society with Prime Minister Narendra Modi as the president and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh as vice president of the society,” the order said.
Union ministers Amit Shah, Nirmala Sitharaman, Ramesh Pokhriyal, Prakash Javadekar, V Muraleedharan and Prahlad Singh Patel, ICCR chairman Vinay Sahsrabudhhe, Prasar Bharti chairman A Surya Prakash, secretaries of Expenditure, Culture and Housing and Urban Affairs, are its members.
“The term of the members is for a period of five years or until further orders, whichever is earlier,” the order further said.