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India's envoy to Pakistan Ajay Bisaria returning to Islamabad on 9th March 2019

New Delhi: The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), on Friday, informed that Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan Ajay Bisaria will return to Islamabad on Saturday 9th March after completing his consultations in India.

“High Commissioner of India to Pakistan Ajay Bisaria is returning to Islamabad after completing his consultations in India. He'll reach Islamabad tomorrow and resume his duties,” an official spokesperson for MEA, Raveesh Kumar said, in response to a media query about Bisaria's return to Islamabad.

Subhas Chandra Garg appointed new Finance Secretary

Economic Affairs Secretary Subhash Chandra Garg was on Friday named as the Finance Secretary, according to a Personnel Ministry order.

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved designating Garg as the Finance Secretary, it said.

Garg, 58, a 1983 batch IAS officer of Rajasthan cadre, has been working as the Secretary in Department of Economic Affairs since June 2017.

As per the convention, the senior-most among the five secretaries in the Finance Ministry is designated as the Finance Secretary.

Ex Mizoram Governor may contest polls against Congress leader Shashi Tharoor.

Kummanam Rajasekharan has resigned as Mizoram Governor. He may contest polls from Thiruvananthapuram on BJP ticket against Congress leader Shashi Tharoor.He began his political career as an activist of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and Sangh Parivar in the state of Kerala in 1970. From 2015 to 2018, he was the state president of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Kerala. 

In 1987, he resigned from government service and became a full-time Sangh Parivar worker, while being instrumental in spearheading Kerala's Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP), Kshetra Samrakshana Samiti, Balasadanams, and Ekal Vidyalayas. Rajaseharan has been the secretary of Hindu Aikya Vedi, Sabarimala Ayyappa Sewa Samajam, General-Secretary and Chairman of Janmabhumi.