India ready to take its place at the global top table: UNSC President Amb Kamboj

Updated: Dec 2 2022 11:38AM

United Nations, Dec 2 (PTI) India is ready to take its place at the global top table as a country that is willing to bring solutions and contribute positively to the global agenda, India’s Permanent Representative to the UN Ruchira Kamboj has said.

India on Thursday assumed the monthly rotating Presidency of the Security Council, the second time after August 2021 that India is presiding over the 15-member Council during its two-year tenure as an elected UNSC member.

The country's 2021-2022 term on the Council ends December 31, with Kamboj, India’s first woman Permanent Representative to the United Nations in New York sitting in the President’s seat at the powerful horseshoe table for the month.