The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the appointment of Shri Vikas Swarup, High Commissioner in Ottawa as Secretary (Consular, Passport, Visa and Overseas Indian affairs) in the Ministry of External Affairs with effect from 01.08.2019.
Static/Current Takeaways Important For SBI PO/Clerk Mains:
- Capital of Canada: Ottawa; Currency of Canada: Canadian dollar.
- Minister of External Affairs: Dr. Subrahmanyam Jaishankar.
Source: The Press Trust of India