Shaktikanta Das Named India’s G20 Sherpa

The Ministry of Finance appointed former economic affairs secretary Shaktikanta Das as India’s G20 Sherpa for the Development Track of the grouping.

There are two tracks in G-20 — Finance Track and Development Track. Finance Track is managed by the secretary (economic affairs) as India’s Deputy to G-20 and the Development Track is coordinated by the Sherpa. 
Static/Current Takeaway Points Important for RBI Assistant Mains 2017 Exam-

  • Finance Minister of India is Arun Jaitley.
Source- The Economic Times