An Indian American Neel Kashkari was appointed to oversee the $700 billion US financial rescue plan as stocks plunged more than 6 per cent with the Dow Jones index diving to its lowest level in almost five years.
Image: Neel Kashkari, Interim Assistant Treasury Secretary for Financial Stability, speaks about implementation of the Emergency Economic Stability Act in Washington.
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