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Posted at: Jul 12, 2019, 11:16 AM; last updated: Jul 12, 2019, 1:44 PM (IST)

Senior diplomat Vikas Swarup appointed Secretary of Overseas Indian Affairs

Senior diplomat Vikas Swarup appointed Secretary of Overseas Indian Affairs
Vikas Swarup. File photo

New Delhi, July 12

Senior diplomat Vikas Swarup has been appointed as Secretary, Overseas Indian Affairs, according to an order issued by the Personnel Ministry on Friday.

Swarup, a 1986-batch officer of the Indian Foreign Service, is at present India’s High Commissioner in Ottawa.

He has been appointed as the Secretary, (consular, passport, visa and Overseas Indian affairs) in the External Affairs Ministry with effect from August 1, 2019, the order said. PTI

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