PSU Watch logo

| PSU general insurance company employees go on strike to oppose govt's privatisation plan |   | NCOA claims there’s a mistake in calculation of revised DA for PSU employees |   | HPCL Q1 2021: Net profit dips 36% in Covid-marred quarter, but revenue improves y-o-y |   | India’s refining capacity: OMCs to invest Rs 2 lakh cr by 2025 on expansion |   | Over 360 UDAN air routes operational now |   | Merchantrade, NPCI to offer real-time remittances to India through UPI |  

Dammu Ravi (IFS) appointed as Secretary (Economic Relations) in the MEA

Dammu Ravi (IFS) has been appointed as Secretary (Economic Relations) Ministry of External Affairs on Monday
Dammu Ravi (IFS) appointed as Secretary (Economic Relations) in the MEA
Dammu Ravi (IFS) appointed as Secretary (Economic Relations) in the MEA
  • ACC has appointed Dammu Ravi (IFS) as Secretary (Economic Relations) Ministry of External Affairs
  • Senior diplomat Ravi is an IFS officer of 1989-batch, currently serving as the OSD (Europe & COVID-19), MEA

New Delhi: The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) has approved the appointment of Dammu Ravi (IFS) as Secretary (Economic Relations) Ministry of External Affairs on Monday. He has been appointed to the post in place of Rahul Chhabra (IFS), who set to superannuate on July 31.

Ravi an Indian Foreign Service (IFS) officer of 1989-batch. Currently, he is serving as the Officer of Special Duty (Europe & COVID-19) in the Ministry of External Affairs.

Ravi is a senior diplomat of India. He has served in Indian Missions abroad in Mexico, Cuba, Brussels in various capacities from 1991 to 2001. He served at Headquarters in the Ministry of External Affairs as Director in the West Europe Division and also as Director of UN Division from 2001 to 2006. He was on deputation as Private Secretary to Minister of Tourism and Culture from March 2006 to May 2009. He was Joint Secretary in the Ministry of External Affairs responsible for India’s relations with Latin America and Caribbean countries from November 2009 to November 2013.

ALSO READ:

1. Kumar Ravikant Singh (IAS) appointed as Deputy Secretary in DFS

2. MoRTH's Secretary Aramane Giridhar (IAS) gets additional charge as NHAI Chairman

Ministry of External Affairs

The Ministry of External Affairs of India is the government agency responsible for maintaining the foreign relations of India. It is headed by the Minister of External Affairs, a cabinet minister. The administrative head is the Foreign Secretary of India, an Indian Foreign Service Officer (IFS).

(PSU Watch- India's Business News centre that places the spotlight on PSUs, Bureaucracy, Defence and Public Policy is now on Google News. Click here to follow. Also, join PSU Watch Channel in your Telegram. You may also follow us on Twitter here and stay updated.)