S. Aparna, an IAS officer from Gujarat cadre has been appointed as Executive Director, World Bank to represent the constituency of India, Bangladesh, Bhutan and Sri Lanka for three years.
A 1988-batch IAS, she is currently Principal Secretary to Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani. At the World Bank, she will replace Subhash Garg, who was recently appointed Economic Affairs Secretary, Ministry of Finance.
Important Takeaways from Above News-
- The World Bank is headquartered in Washington D.C.
- It was Founded in 1944.
- Jim Yong Kim is the President of The World Bank.
Source- The Economic Times