The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India Act,1997
Section 4. Qualifications for appointment of Chairperson and other members
1[Qualifications for appointment of Chairperson and other members. The Chairperson and other members of the Authority shall be appointed by the Central Government from amongst persons who have special knowledge of, and professional experience in, telecommunication, industry, finance, accountancy, law, management or consumer affairs:
Provided that a person who is, or has been, in the service of Government shall not be appointed as a member unless such person has held the post of Secretary or Additional Secretary, or the post of Additional Secretary and Secretary to the Government of India or any equivalent post in the Central Government or the State Government for a period of not less than three years.]
1. Substituted by Act 2 of 2000, sec. 5, for section 4 (w.r.e.f. 24-1-2000).