Soumya Swaminathan is appointed as New Deputy Director General at WHO

Posted on:04 Oct 2017 10:58:51
Soumya Swaminathan is appointed as New Deputy Director General at WHO
04 October 2017 Current Affairs: The World Health Organization (WHO) appointed Soumya Swaminathan one of two Deputy Directors General. 

This is the first time such a post has been ever created within the organization. The position is also the highest post held by an Indian in the WHO.

She is currently the Director General of the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR).

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