Senior bureaucrat Rajeev Topno has been appointed as the Senior Advisor to the Executive Director (ED) of World Bank, in Washington DC. He was presently serving as the Private Secretary to the Prime Minister Narendra Modi since 2014. He is a 1996 batch IAS officer of Gujarat cadre. He has been appointed as the Senior Advisor to the Executive Director (ED) of World Bank for a period of three years.
Brajendra Navnit has been appointed as Ambassador and Permanent Representative of India to the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Geneva, Switzerland. He has been appointed for a period of three years. He served in the PMO as Joint Secretary from July 2014 to September 2019. He is a 1999 batch Tamil Nadu cadre IAS officer.
Important takeaways for all competitive exams:
- President of World Bank: David Malpass.