1. Gaitri Kumar appointed as the High Commissioner of India to UK • @ Gaitri I. Kumar has been appointed as the High Commissioner of India to the United Kingdom. • @ She will be succeeding Ruchi Ghanshyam. • @ Gayatri Kumar is an IFS officer of 1986 batch and is presently serving as the Ambassador of India to the Kingdom of Belgium, the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, and the European Union. • @ United Kingdom Capital: London. • @ Currency: Pound sterling (UK Pound). • @ Prime Minister of United Kingdom: Boris Johnson.