Das led the company's Public Policy in India, South and Central Asia for almost nine years.
This directive comes a day after Mohan filed a plea in the apex court challenging a fresh summons to appear before a Delhi Assembly panel on peace and harmony probing allegations that the social media giant failed to take action against hate speech.
Delhi Assembly panel issues 'final notice' of appearance to Facebook India vice-president Ajit Mohan
The hearing started in the backdrop of a WSJ report that claimed that a senior Facebook India executive intervened in internal communication to stop a permanent ban on a BJP lawmaker
Facebook India's Ajit Mohan summoned by Delhi Assembly panel over 'inaction' against hateful content
The summons follow a recent Wall Street Journal report which claimed that one of Facebook's senior India policy executives intervened to stop a permanent ban on a BJP lawmaker for his communally charged posts
Unacademy raises $110 mn in funding round led by Facebook, General Atlantic; expects to earn $300 mn annual recurring revenue
Unacademy offers test series, personalised feedback and one-on-one interactions with educators for various competitive examinations, including UPSC
Roles in marketing, sales, partnerships and policy have been filled in the last few months at Facebook India.
Efforts by Facebook to regulate misinformation during Indian elections began more than 18 months ago.
The new Facebook India board comprises Ajit Mohan as Vice President and Managing Director.
Facebook India's new MD Ajit Mohan might end up focussing more on regulatory challenges than market power
What was thought to be one of the coolest jobs in India's corporate world is now a veritable hot seat.
Mohan will be responsible for driving Facebook's overall strategy and continued investment in India,