Gopal Baglay appointed Joint Secretary in PMO

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 22 Jul 2017 10:14:23


July 21,


SENIOR diplomat and External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Gopal Baglay was on Friday appointed as Joint Secretary in the Prime Minister’s Office. He has been appointed in place of Vinay Mohan Kwatra, who has been already named as India’s Ambassador to France.

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) has approved Baglay’s appointment to the post for 3 years, an order issued by Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) said. Baglay is 1992 batch Indian Foreign Service officer.