Question: Senior officer of Indian Foreign Service, Pooja Kapur, has been appointed India’s ambassador to which of the following countries?
(a) Republic of Bulgaria
(d) South Korea
- On May 08, 2017, senior IFS officer Ms. Pooja Kapur was appointed as the next Ambassador of India to the Republic of Bulgaria.
- She is Indian Foreign Service officer of 1996 batch and presently holds the office of Joint Secretary at the Ministry of External Affairs.
- She is expected to take up her assignment shortly.
- Ms. Kapur will succeed Rajesh Kumar Sachdeva on this post.