Jagjit Pavadia, an Indian, re-elected by the UN Economic Social Council to a five-year term on International Narcotics Control Board. However, it is with the highest number of votes of 44 in the 54 member council. She will begin her term on March 2, next year.
A member of the Indian Revenue Service, Ms Pavadia is the former Narcotics Commissioner of India. She elected to the INCB for her first five-year term in 2014. She has also served as the First Vice-President of the Board in 2016. Chair of the Standing Committee on Estimates in 2015 and 2017.Share this to your,