New Delhi: India’s deputy Ambassador to United Nations Nagaraj Naidu will be the Chef du Cabinet of the President-elect of the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly Abdulla Shahid.
This is for the primary time that an Indian diplomat will be at that publish. His tenure will be for a interval of 1 yr. The publish is just like the chief of workers or just like the PM’s Principal Secretary within the Indian system.
Speaking to Zee Media from New York, Nagaraj stated, “As you might be nicely conscious the General Assembly is the primary deliberative, policymaking and consultant organ of the United Nations. Comprising all 193 Member States of the UN, it gives a novel discussion board for multilateral dialogue of worldwide points together with peace and safety.”
“It is certainly a privilege and a possibility to serve beneath the management of President-elect Abdulla Shahid. We are trying ahead for a Presidency of hope,” he added.
Naidu is a 1998 batch Indian Foreign Service officer, a fluent Chinese speaker, and an avid yoga practitioner. He has served in China and was additionally the National Coordinator for establishing the International Solar Alliance in India.
From 2017 to 2018 he has served as Joint Secretary/Director General of the Europe West Division and was chargeable for India’s bilateral political engagement with the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Ireland, Belgium, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Andorra, San Marino, Monaco, and the European Union.
In a press release on Twitter, Abdulla Shahid stated, “Have appointed…Ambassador Nagaraj Naidu Kumar as my Chef du Cabinet.”
Shahid has additionally introduced the appointment of Ambassador Thilmeeza Hussain because the particular envoy to the President of the United Nations General meeting. Thilmeeza Hussain is Maldives Permanent Representative to the United Nations and in addition the nation’s envoy to the US.
Maldives Foreign minister Abdulla Shahid was elected because the president of the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly earlier this week. He will begin his one-year tenure in September. He bought a considerable 143 votes within the election course of that requires 96 votes as the brink.
Talking to Zee Media, Shahid stated, “I’m deeply humbled by this election. I’m additionally on the identical time a proud Maldivian at present. This is a superb honour for the Maldivian folks, for the nation.”
The tenure of the publish is one yr and is a prestigious one due to authority over the working of the General Assembly. This is for the primary time a Maldivian nationwide is holding the publish and his candidature was backed by India.
In his imaginative and prescient assertion titled “A Presidency of Hope: Delivering for People, Planet and Prosperity”, Shahid listed 5 precedence themes referred to as “Five Rays of Hope”. These key areas are – recovering from COVID, rebuilding sustainably, responding to the wants of the planet, respecting the rights of all, revitalizing the United Nations.