NEW DELHI, June 21 (Xinhua) -- India appointed Ruchira Kamboj as its next Permanent Representative to the United Nations at New York, an official announcement said on Tuesday.
Kamboj, an Indian Foreign Service (IFS) officer of 1987 batch, is presently the country's ambassador to Bhutan.
She is expected to take up the assignment shortly, succeeding the incumbent T.S. Tirumurti. ■