Who has been appointed the Secretary (Economic Relations) in the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA)?



Who has been appointed the Secretary (Economic Relations) in the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA)?

Options :
1. Janardan Dwivedi
2. Narayanan Chandrakumar
3. Mukesh Agnihotri
4. T S Tirumurti

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Answer is :T S Tirumurti

Explanation :
T S Tirumurti, a 1985-batch officers of Indian Foreign Service, has been was appointed the Secretary (Economic Relations) in the External Affairs Ministry on January 5, 2018. According to the order issued by the personnel ministry, the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved his appointment to the post, in place of Vijay Keshav Gokhale, who was recently named as the Foreign Secretary. Prior to this post, Tirumurti was the India’s High Commissioner to Kuala Lumpur.