Yogendra Kumar to be Ambassador to Phillipines

NetIndian News Network

New Delhi, October 12, 2009

Mr Yogendra Kumar, currently Additional Secretary in the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) here, has been appointed as India's next Ambassador to the Phillipines.

Mr Kumar, an officer of the 1977 batch of the Indian Foreign Service (IFS), will succeed Mr Rajeet Mitter and was expected to take up his assignment shortly, an MEA press release added.