Biraja Prasad, India’s Ambassador to Tajikistan passed away following a massive cardiac arrest. He was the youngest Indian Foreign Service (IFS) officer to be appointed as India’s Ambassador to any country.
Mr. Biraja Prasad , who belonged to Odisha started his career as diplomat. After that he had joined IFS in 1998. In his career, he had held different diplomatic assignments such as third secretary and then second secretary in Embassy of India, Moscow (Russia) from 2000 to 2002. He had also served as undersecretary (Russia) in the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), New Delhi from 2004 to 2005. He also had worked as undersecretary from 2005 to 2007 in MEA where had handled work related to India’s bilateral relations with Russia, France, Germany and Spain. He had also worked as Deputy Chief of Mission in Embassy of India at Madrid (Spain). Mr. Biraja Prasad, the diplomat had Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) in Electronics and Communication Engineering.
So lets discuss some questions about this post which can be asked in the upcoming exams:
1. Name the Indian Ambassador to Tajikistan who has passed away recently ?
2. Mr. Biraja Prasad , who was the Indian Ambassador to Tajikistan belongs from which place ?
3. What is the full form of MEA ?
4. Expand the term IFS ?