Poonam Khetrapal Singh has been appointed Regional Director for World Health Organization South-East Asia, for a second five-year term. The WHO Executive Board unanimously endorsed Dr. Khetrapal Singh, who was earlier also unanimously nominated by 11 Member countries of the Region for another five years.
Source: The Business Standard
Static/Current Takeaways Important for NIACL AO Mains Exam-
- WHO Headquarters: Geneva, Switzerland, Director general: Tedros Adhanom.