Health and Family Welfare Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan elected as
I am committed to working for efficient, effective and responsive discharge of public health obligations: Dr Harsh Vardhan
22 May 2020 The Union Minister of Health & Family Welfare Dr. Harsh Vardhan has been elected as Chair of the Executive Board of World Health Organization for the year 2020-21. This took place today during the 147th session of the Executive Board, in a meeting that was virtually held. He has replaced Dr Hiroki Nakatani of Japan.