Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar, whose tenure was to end on January 28,2017 got a one-year extension.The nod for the extension of his tenure till January 28, 2018 was given by the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet.A 1977-IFS batch officer, Jaishankar was appointed Foreign Secretary on January 29, 2015 just few days before his retirement replacing Sujata Singh, whose term was abruptly curtailed by the government.
So, let’s discuss some questions related to this post:
Q1. Name the Foreign Secretary, who has get one year extension from 28 January 2017 till 28 january 2018 in services, recently?
Ans1. S Jaishankar
Source-The Indian Express