The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) has approved the proposal of the Ministry of Shipping for appointment of P. Raveendran, (IRTS:88) to the post of Chairman, Chennai Port Trust (ChPT), on deputation basis in the pay scale of Rs.80,000-1,25,000/- (in Industrial DA Pattern) for a period of five years w.e.f. the date of assumption of charge of the post or until further orders, whichever is earlier.