Santosh Jha appointed as Ambassador to Uzbekistan

Santosh Jha, presently Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of India, Washington, has been appointed as the country's next Ambassador to Uzbekistan.
A press release from the Ministry of External Affairs said Jha, an Indian Foreign Service (IFS) officer of the 1993 batch, was expected to take up the assignment shortly.
The MEA also said Anurag Bhushan (IFS:1995), presently Joint Secretary in the Ministry, has been appointed as the next High Commissioner of India to Malawi. 

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